If indeed earth is actually some form of school for us, then there are many, many lessons for us to learn, though unlike the concept of schools that we think about, the way that we learn is different.
For this learning in the earth school is self-directed, no one can teach us, we teach ourselves and this is why we have curiosity, ask questions and have the ability to think. We do learn off others, but we are the ones who initiate the learning process.
The Strangest Secret – Earl Nightingale
There appears to be different phases for learning to, with the first real lessons being learning about ourselves and developing and growing as people. Coupled in with this lesson is learning to help others, as well as look after yourself and developing and working to good habits.
Another lesson that seems to run parallel with the first one, is in understanding our reality and how it works and how we learn to interact with it and work with it to create a better world, not only for ourselves, but for all.
These seem to be the two main topics of this earth school, though embedded within these two subjects are many, many topics which helps one to understand themselves and how to work within this reality.
A true school is about self-directed learning, and until we learn this lesson, we don’t really progress on this school we call earth