As the cyclical and seemingly never ending debate about education rages on, the topic – somewhat ironically, often poses more questions than it provides answers. But what is the value of mainstream schooling? Why is it that some of the most high profile and successful figures within the Western world openly admit to never having completed any form of higher learning?
Pursuing a college degree does not guarantee you your dream job at the end of it, so perhaps we should ask ourselves whether qualifications still hold the same value now as they did in previous years? Does success in the school system
correlate to success in life? Or is the school system simply geared towards fact retention and regurgitation?