A Vessel to be Filled or a Fire to be Lit
“Plutarch said the mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be lit."
"The Future of College"
What sort of a college experience does that best?
Can an online college effectively replace the traditional college experience?
Does it provide a better way to fill the vessel in terms of interaction vs. lectures?
Without a physical community and face-to-face interaction, can it light a fire?
Is college just about gaining knowledge... what about developing social and leadership skills?