Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. Einstein
I believe it is everyone's birthright to joyfully learn and explore creativity. That is what I hope for the world. It isn't that creativity is "nice" or "cool". Creativity is essential to human existence. There are infinite ways to express it, but without expressing it, we slowly die inside. Limiting creativity limits human existence. Opening up and allowing the free flow of ideas allows our species to joyfully harmonize with others and our surroundings.
In contrast, the existing school system was based on colonialism and empire building. A duplication of efforts could be carried out from the root of empire and around the globe to its furthermost reaches. This was accomplished by systematically training all empire subjects to perform the basic functions required to receive communications, carry out orders, and compute profits. You could say that we are products of the first global biological computer program.