Freedom starts with empathy, which both leads to and requires continuous learning. Today’s Adult Basic Education vocabulary begins with Geo, of Greek origin, meaning Earth. (“Give me a word, any word…”)
This is a particularly key concept for all of us, who dwell on Earth, to consider regularly, perhaps?
(Remember that you can always do a harder or easier Khan Academy assignment …)
Actions to support Adulting that we can all take right now:
Consider our responsibility to “promote the general welfare” of society, and share your thoughts here on how High School education starts that process, then, share your thoughts on how on-going learning, such as learning a language, continues that process, and can also build empathy, and a build a sense of responsibility for helping others learn details like the local laws regarding debt, housing, and local resources for the under-served, like ProBono legal aid.
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