This article, Part 2 of my ongoing The Problem with Education series, discusses why special "gifted student programs" makes education worse, not better, not only for the gifted student himself or herself, but also for all of his or her peers. No school should ever have a “gifted” program that separates and isolates students that … Continue reading Why Gifted Student Programs Makes #Education Worse
Aloha curiosity seekers! What does maalamamala mean? Besides being a Hawaiian word that means light of knowledge, brilliance, enlightenment, and clear perception, it is the site of an imminent launch of a comprehensive online education academy, skwealthacademy (smartknowledge wealth academy) that is the result of more than 10 years of blood, sweat and tears that will forever change how we think about education. skwealthacademy is a complete online education academy of 20 courses that specifically address nine pillars of education and wealth building that I’ve identified as being nearly entirely absent both in modern academic classrooms and in all global academic business programs today.
At malamalama and our imminent launch of our online skwealthacademy, just a few weeks away, we define wealth unlike anyone else in that we want to develop not just your financial wealth, which is the singular focus of every single “wealth building” website, but I want to also simultaneously develop your mental and your physical wealth as well. I believe that if you engage in various endeavors that build tremendous financial wealth but that introduce enormous stress, anxiety, and feelings of isolation, depression and loneliness in the process that the achievement of financial wealth in the absence of mental health is a complete failure.
Today, in Episode 15 of the Tao of SKWealthAcademy Podcast, I discuss evidence that we are living in a computer simulation, using research by Carl Sagan, the topics of the pursuit of happiness, academics v. education, critical thinking, self-education and anecdotal tales of business school, martial arts training, and pop culture references of Charlie Chaplin, … Continue reading Proof We Are Living in a Computer Simulation
September 19, 2007 - “Deficit spending is simply a scheme for the confiscation of wealth. Gold stands in the way of this insidious process. It stands as a protector of property rights” - Alan Greenspan, 1966, more than 20 years before he served as Chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve from 1987-2006. Obviously, Alan Greenspan’s … Continue reading Why the U.S. Fed’s 0.50% Rate Cut Won’t Save the U.S. Markets