We no longer live in the world of McGuffy’s readers (OK, not since my Grandfather’s day), “New Math” (my day), or even in the days of roll-your-own curriculum that was blooming when we started homeschooling ~15 years ago. What does it mean when world-class education is essentially free to all?
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Disce, quid es, quid eris: memor esto, quod morieris(English: Learn what you are, and what you will be: remember that you will die).
I created “Maslow’s Hierarchy of Jobs” [graphic below] when I was working at WorldCom (nee UUNET nee CompuServe network Services) during thed dot.bomb era around 2001/2002. I left. I’ve found it to be a useful way of thinking about projects, jobs, and career ever since.
Figure 1: Maslow’s Hierarchy of Jobs