Back to school


'Corona gives us no learning disadvantage, it gives us a living backward', wrote the 17-year-old student Elze van Houtum in the Volkskrant.

She is right, notes correspondent and former teacher Johannes Visser. Is it really so bad that high school students don't make that one piece of work? Should all delays really be overtaken? Why?

School teaches students the lie that you have to perform in order to be happy.

But school isn't just about learning, it's about life.

School is not about achievements. School is about relationships