The power of education

Or lack of it

Robert Knight
3 min readFeb 13, 2023

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For the last 50- or 60-years education in America has been the poor stepchild.

Teachers have remained underpaid, facilities have not been upgraded, and curriculums have been molded to suit whatever fringe philosophy is current.

One disturbing result has been “Trumpism”. While it’s true some Trump supporters are well educated it’s also true that most…

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Robert Knight

Raised in Puerto Rico. Trilingual travel enthusiast, former stockbroker, Export Manager, Peace Corps, and EFL teacher. Retired, living in Zihuatanejo, Mexico.