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Situational puzzles

According to classical republicans the main purpose of education is to prepare children for their future a citizens, i.e. full members of society. Lateral and critical thinking is the most important aspect of republican education, far more important than learning plain facts by heart. Without these skills a democratic republic cannot survive in the long run. Continue reading Situational puzzles

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Education in space settlements: puzzles

The main purpose of education is to stimulate the intellectual development of the citizens of the republic. Acquiring factual knowledge is only a part, more important are the skills of weighing, analysing and evaluating information. Continue reading Education in space settlements: puzzles