When one truly begins looking at how we learn, realistically all we ever do is self-education. For regardless of where we get our information from, we have to figure out our own way of learning it.
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And any information one gets is only the starting point, it should never be the end, as realistically, we all have to come to our own conclusion and form our own opinions.
Formal Education V Self-Education
And true self-education always begins with a question
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So in light of all this, a question becomes:
Why don’t we learn the art of formulating and asking better questions?
And if one asks enough questions, you will get to the stage where others can’t answer those questions for you, so one has to figure out the answers themselves.
Ask Better Questions
And that is the power of self-education, it is in filling in the information gaps and in clarifying the ideas and concepts that one develops and has.
Imagine if schools were to start grading on the quality of questions asked, and the research done on finding of the answers to the questions posed