How do you feel about being called a ‘fake’ teacher?

Flies on the wall — should we assume we know what’s going on in today’s classrooms? (Image shows flies captured on ‘fly paper’, a staple of residences in country Australia.

At a time when the globe is relying on university-educated health experts to try to keep COVID-19 at bay with the vaccine rollout, I’m bewildered by those who argue school and university education have nothing to do with ‘real-life’.

I recently came across this stance in the 2019 book, Fake: Fake Money, Fake Teachers, Fake Assets, by Robert Kiyosaki. An entrepreneur and…