Now my son, 7 years old, comes home from 2nd Grade.
"Dad, we learned about the Egyptian Gods in enrichment today. Can you get me online and look up these gods?" Off to yahooligans and viola, a child who is actively learning.
Bring back a college professor who died 25 years ago and let him look at the web, he will have thought he was still in heaven.
We wonder why knowledge is expanding so greatly. Because the cost is a library card. Within the last decade, we have a mechanism through the internet, to extrapolate information to anyone quickly with an internet connection.
And they can learn anything they want, from nuclear fusion to nascar race results.
What a great time to be alive.