So focused on the past that we ignore the present and the future
It’s said that those who forget the past are condemned to repeat it. But is it possible that school, by its very nature, is so focused on the past that it’s condemned to ignore the present and the future? Is “backwards planning” a stunningly apropos description?
Karl Fisch via http://thefischbowl.blogspot.com/2012/10/backwards.html