“When you step away from the prepackaged structure of traditional education, you’ll discover that there are many more ways to learn outsid
Learning your own way means finding the methods that work best for you and creating conditions that support sustained motivation. Perseverance, pleasure, and the ability to retain what you learn are among the wonderful byproducts of getting to learn using methods that suit you best and in contexts that keep you going. Figuring out your personal approach to each of these takes trial and error.
This article really speaks to me right now, as since graduating from college a year and a half ago I’ve been working to fill in the gaps my education left me with. Unfortunately 64K doesn’t guarantee employment, and it’s been incredibly difficult remaining motivated and inspired while working my last-resort full time job. This article gives me hope.