The Importance of Being Useless

A piece by one of the most inspiring tutors I had at the then King Alfred's College, Nigel Tubbs - who always challenged our thinking. I remember our first lecture with him (Education Studies), when he asked us to stand up (we did) "you're a product of the educational system". When he said it again, none of us stood up. Nigel repeats observation. The third time none of us knew quite what to do... read…