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Paul McCarthy

Director - UCLA Martial Arts Program, Inosanto International Martial Arts Instructors Association

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Talent pool being robbed in schools

Food for thought, do you think that Beardyman learned to do all that in school...which standardized test gave him the ability to make whatever sound he likes from his voice!? His school education probably had nothing to do with it, following his passion for life probably had everything to do with it. Imagine how many other talented people there are out there being stifled by a shockingly closed minded education system that cuts music, sport and arts programs faster than we cut down the rainforest!

http://www.ted.com/talks/beardyman_the_polyphonic_me.html

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  • Aug 23 2013: I may be out of question since the school did less to prepare me for the world ahead but to try and make me to cornform with the norms, if you start to do things that you proberbley thought of on your own without the help of educational backgroung you are crayzi.

    when you don't think within the norms you are cryzi, it could be cultural or behevioural or what ever, but the main ingridiance you have to think and do what everybody does, for instance in school they make us wear unirfoms even the word unirfom explains it all they want us to be the same.
    look at the gifted kids schools, that how shcools should opperate, why does everything have to be unirfom?
    not only in school broh we are robbed even in our very own homes our parents contribute to this mayhem, you should listen to your father, I'm your mother this is how things are done, your mother scriming on your ears WHY CANT YOU BE LIKE YOUR BROTHER, when can I be myself, You will here them say this is what I dream for my kinds why not my kinds dreams are 1,2,3 and ill make sure they will achive them dreams. no no no instead DR Phill and Operah will have shows on how to raise your kinds who made the expect anyway.

    I almost forgot schools are conditioning play grounds,

    not that I throuw school education out the window totaly because without it we wont be having this inter-action but they must be versatile alow kinds to vomit their minds

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