A recent study challenged the widespread opinion that mother’s time spent with children is irreplaceable for their development.
Authoritarian systems suppress education knowing that it is a danger to them, whilst open societies promote education because they rely on the independent and self-reliable citizens. This is true worldwide.
A recent study followed this general remark in more detail looking at educational goals worldwide.
A couple of days ago, while flicking through the TV channels I heard a psychologist talking about ”burn-out“ even in pre-school children. Though we should be careful in diagnosing by using today ́s catchwords, there is some truth in it.