Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. — William Butler Yeats, 1865-1939

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. —Albert Einstein, 1879-1955

Children learn best when they are actively engaged in constructing something that has a personal meaning to them – be it a poem, a robot, a sandcastle, or a computer program. –Seymour Aubrey Papert, MIT AI professor

It is important to view knowledge as sort of a semantic tree — make sure you understand the fundamental principles, ie the trunk and big branches, before you get into the leaves/details or there is nothing for them to hang on to. — Elon Musk