… even when you don’t fully agree with them.
This former student chose to drop out. He’s really bright, that’s obvious – but his choice to drop out? Not the brightest choice. But it’s symbolic of his age – good reasoning, but he’s not thinking it all the way through to the end. You still need that piece of paper, and the full context of the education.
Anyway – watch his Rick Mercer style rant about education and I think you will hear some of the thoughts that are in the minds of many students.