It was George Bernard Shaw who said that all progress depends upon unreasonable people. He also said that the reasonable ones simply adapt themselves to the world.

I think you'd agree that now, more than ever, we need

people who see things differently and challenge those who seek to solve today's problems with yesterday's solutions.

How our education system struggles with this is the topic of my TEDx talk next month. Am I a fan of George Bernard Shaw? Well I guess my beard gives it away!