Are schooling and education the same thing? No way, says Zachary Slayback, who encourages the cultivation of entrepreneurship skills in place of the passive experience of traditional schooling. Almost nothing we’ve come to believe about education goes unchallenged in this provocative discussion.
About the Guest
Zachary Slayback is co-founder and business development director of Praxis.
Daniel Levis is a libertarian and email marketer who can sell you sand in the desert. If you want to increase your sales and you’re not checking him out, you’re going to regret it. Have a look at his free resources before he takes them down this week: tomwoods.com/daniel.
Guest’s Book Discussed
Ep. 487 Four Years of College, Tons of Debt, and No Job: Here’s the Alternative (Isaac Morehouse)
Ep. 401 Liberty Through Entrepreneurship: The Case for Ditching the 9-5 Grind (Josh Tolley)
Ep. 390 Crimes of the Educators: Why Education Is More Screwed Up Than You Think (Alex Newman)
Ep. 315 The Origins of State Education: Myth and Reality
Ep. 303 School vs. Education (Brett Veinotte)
Ep. 238 How Private Schools Educate the Poor (James Tooley)
Ep. 131 The Libertarian Homeschooler (Ana Martin)
Ep. 71 Low Cost Private Schools in the Developing World (Pauline Dixon)
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