The Best Use of Education Dollars: Paying People to Avoid Standardized Education


Successful politician Barack Obama wants more school, more money for school, more time for school; successful entrepreneur Peter Thiel (cofounder of PayPal, and who has provided more use for more people?) wants to pay kids under 20 $100K to drop out of school and make something of themselves.

Grace Llewellyn talked about "unschooling" in Reason's Oct. 2001 issue.