How School Makes Kids Dumb

  • Published: 30 November 2017
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Comments • 17 987

  • Jalk
    Jalk  2 hours back

    Im pretty screwed since in my school we take a looong time to learn stuff be cause of the dummies, my school is comunist be cause here even if you get a grade of 1 to every single materie at any year, you still get to pass, and i wake up 6:20am to prepare for school and have to be at school before 7am and i only get out of it at 3:10pm

    • Jalk
      Jalk  2 hours back

      No wounder a lot of americans back in the day were so dumb

      • Eris
        Eris  19 hours back

        I've realized even as a kid when going to school. Memorizing useless things surely wont make me any smart than other.

        • PotatoCube
          PotatoCube  19 hours back


          • D woodkamp
            D woodkamp  21 hours back

            I am from the Netherlands and children here at school have to learn German and French because in Germany and France they don't teach English at school? and everything is synchronized in their own language on TV.
            I have seen the "Terminator on German TV where Arnold Schwarzenegger says... "Ich sall wieder suruck sein"!
            That just rapes the whole movie.
            Therefore i see the new generation kids from Germany and France are getting better in English because of You Tube, computer education and social media.
            I work for a international company and where based in eleven country's with all kinds of languages but all communications has to go out in English, so i don't understand why kids are still learning German and French here?

            • FUN ANGELA
              FUN ANGELA  1 days back

              I learned 35% things in English, and I learn more English in internet

              • CloudZ D.
                CloudZ D.  1 days back

                if you're sad, just he reminded that the next generation of teachers and parents will be us and actually change the horrible way of school systems

                • Wild- Energy
                  Wild- Energy  1 days back

                  school is about quantity not quality, that's why it's stupid

                  • Adam Giusti
                    Adam Giusti  1 days back

                    The fact that I have to wake up at 5:30 every morning to get ready for high school is ridiculous. God designed humans to have rest. He intended night and early morning to be spent resting. It's just common sense.

                    • Micaela Tomas
                      Micaela Tomas  2 days back

                      I wish American schools were like the schools in Finland it would be a good change

                      • St.Lucifer けっぱくさ Lucifer Morningstar

                        I'll say it short & clear: FUCK SCHOOL.

                        It's that simple.

                        While the dumbass narrator gives extreme and exceptional examples, I've learned everything I know in the streets and in life, not school, not college. Unless you are persuing some academic aim, school won't teach you rat's shit. That said, not everyone that drops out of college is a genius and will be successful in life. For instance, the moron narrating the video. He is a loser that has no job and no career. He only makes lame ass youtube videos, telling you little subjects that he dropped out of college because he has inferiority complex and he wants to cover it by twisting facts such as some of the college dropouts are losers and suck in life, like himself, and trying miserably to make himself look smart and knowledgeable, neither of which he is.

                        I'm out bitches.

                        • colin poellot
                          colin poellot  2 days back

                          I dropped out of high school at 16. Was in college taking courses i wanted to take at 17. Had a 2 year degree at age 18. The high school system was not teaching me any life skills i needed. I have no artistic ability but was forced to take art class, i had no desire to memorize the years and locations of wars. Yes learning these things happen was fine but i didnt feel knowing the year of ww1 was going to help me get a job. I exelled at algebra and was board in class it was just to easy for me. I started college for a technical trade that i was already good at because i knew i would benefit from it.

                          • ShogunZ RBLX
                            ShogunZ RBLX  2 days back

                            That didn't surprise me that the dislikes are from school

                            • RICK LETT
                              RICK LETT  2 days back

                              Einstein did not drop out of school. Nor did he flunk his math classes.

                              • NintendoCyborg
                                NintendoCyborg  3 days back

                                *FRICK’N SABIN AM I RIGHT?*

                              • Hi China
                                Hi China  3 days back

                                School : no hats me : that Is the dumbest school rule

                                • Maureen Richards
                                  Maureen Richards  3 days back

                                  Schools are child minding centres.

                                  • Sinful Sage710
                                    Sinful Sage710  3 days back

                                    Bruh I have to be out the damn house at 7am

                                    • Lucas Wallace
                                      Lucas Wallace  3 days back

                                      Finland is a utopia

                                      • G M
                                        G M  3 days back

                                        You are my favourite youtuber 😁 your video's amazing 😊 thank you.

                                        • Iris Stylez
                                          Iris Stylez  3 days back

                                          We have no choice! No school is no life

                                          • Yougal Subba
                                            Yougal Subba  3 days back

                                            Who else noticed those brows

                                            • Aryen Ganesh
                                              Aryen Ganesh  3 days back

                                              Ow cool American has 27 min cool in my country we get 15 min of breaks we start at 7 am and end the day at 13:45 pm and we are in a tropical country were there is A/C

                                              • IM AVISHAE
                                                IM AVISHAE  3 days back

                                                Lol i dont even study on test

                                                • Mustafa Mustafov
                                                  Mustafa Mustafov  3 days back

                                                  I Hate SCHOOL

                                                  • yandere cupcake
                                                    yandere cupcake  4 days back

                                                    I wanna be a cartoonist
                                                    But my school won't let me
                                                    Drop out of choir for art😭😭

                                                    • Samantha Dodds
                                                      Samantha Dodds  4 days back

                                                      3:40 so they are saying we are stupid in a niceish way

                                                      • Dragonfruits uwu
                                                        Dragonfruits uwu  4 days back

                                                        YO, SOMEONE SEND THIS VIDEO TO THE US GOVERNMENT!

                                                        • Kevcaninez
                                                          Kevcaninez  4 days back

                                                          This is why I don’t like going to school. And only like things that I have a passion for. My passion: Art, history, Sports, coding games, etc. Or things that I need to learn like English but this is only for job employment.

                                                          • Jeffy Sans
                                                            Jeffy Sans  4 days back

                                                            I came here just for the thumbnail to see the teacher’s boobs

                                                            • Richwithpennies ʕง•ᴥ•ʔง

                                                              I am LITERALLY pulling out my hair from stress of school. Like actually, there's a bald spot at the top of my head. ;^;

                                                              • I loaf Nala
                                                                I loaf Nala  4 days back

                                                                I am a “gifted” student at school and so far my only talent is sitting and wallowing away while I wait for death with distractions

                                                                • Braam Louw
                                                                  Braam Louw  4 days back

                                                                  I could speak 2 languages before school

                                                                • Valentin Roesler
                                                                  Valentin Roesler  4 days back

                                                                  My German school is so shitty at it’s job that I had to learn english by myself. I started watching english videos 24/7 and I went from a guy who couldn’t speak any word while the others succeeded me, to a guy who is one of the dominant english speakers in my grade. Why? Because I had fun! I loved watching videos and all that and I learned a new language on the way

                                                                  • Meemil
                                                                    Meemil  4 days back

                                                                    its funny i learned english from youtube and minecraft more than in school

                                                                    • Meemil
                                                                      Meemil  4 days back

                                                                      and im finnish

                                                                  • Jake Trimble
                                                                    Jake Trimble  4 days back

                                                                    I like how this turned into a sponsored add 😂😂

                                                                    • Yickle my Pickle
                                                                      Yickle my Pickle  5 days back

                                                                      And because of school I don’t know what my passion is or what I want to be in life. I’m so caught up in assignments and tests that I don’t need to think about my future now, but making sure I get an A on my next test which annoys me.

                                                                      • Savvy Lee
                                                                        Savvy Lee  5 days back

                                                                        I don’t like school, but still school does make you smarter if it’s not a horrible school

                                                                        • Cerioz Gaming
                                                                          Cerioz Gaming  5 days back

                                                                          Schools: *You Don’t Need Sleep, You Need Answers*

                                                                          • eternal fire13
                                                                            eternal fire13  5 days back

                                                                            Imagine having your value placed in your personality and actions instead of your straight A’s. Shocking!

                                                                            • lygophile
                                                                              lygophile  5 days back

                                                                              4:26 Einstein never wrote that.

                                                                              • Jade Auburn
                                                                                Jade Auburn  5 days back

                                                                                I know it's an old video but anyhow. I'm from Finland and there were many weird things in this video. We do get homework from the very first grade which it starts at 6 or 7 years depending on the birth month, pre-school starts at 5 but it is very casual. The amount of homework increases each year, and by the time we are in high school the work load is huge. You can get it done in 2 hours per week if you leave half of it out and do the other half badly. And we do have so called national tests in our early teens. First 2 grades are not numerically measured, but we are given oral assessment and if we aren't doing well, it is not ignored. Our school hours can be 8 per day after we turn 13-14 and even before that it is often 5 or 6 hours. Our class sizes are often 30+ children with one teacher so there is not a whole lot of one on one time. Even though we do have art, music and sports in our curriculum, they are deemed less worthy than "real" lessons, and often someone who gets bad grades in math, history etc, but gets good grades in art or sports, it's just useless. We don't even count these subjects in when applying to schools. Sadly Finland's school system has gone downhill from when it was at it's peak(this is when I went to school). Also we do have a lot of poor people here and the academic level of the kid's parents often is what the kid is going to achieve too. I'm not sure of the merit pay, but teachers are accountable for the success of the children and it's a lot of pressure. I don't know where this info is coming from but there were many mistakes.

                                                                                • Asakura Takeshi
                                                                                  Asakura Takeshi  5 days back

                                                                                  school is just an excuse to make you busy wasting your life, because it would be harder for them to control you if you were free

                                                                                  • Rasputin 2.0
                                                                                    Rasputin 2.0  5 days back

                                                                                    Roses are red, violets are blue, I came for the thumbnail, and so did you

                                                                                    • liddonony gaming
                                                                                      liddonony gaming  6 days back

                                                                                      my teachers tell me I'm not allowed to draw and I loving drawing

                                                                                      • Ice Capp
                                                                                        Ice Capp  4 days back

                                                                                        liddonony gaming saaammee. I always have to wait to draw and paint at home but I only have like, 5 hours before I have to go to bed. It’s sad.

                                                                                    • Go Visit other account Kate Gameplay

                                                                                      *teenagers need atleast 9 hours a sleep a night*
                                                                                      Teachers: alright u have 3 tests to study for tomorrow in history math and english and you have 2 projects due tomorrow plus 2 500 word essays followed with worksheets for homework you fail one thing it's a zero for the whole thing

                                                                                      • CoolGamerDude Aran
                                                                                        CoolGamerDude Aran  6 days back

                                                                                        lol true

                                                                                        • Da Holy Caroline
                                                                                          Da Holy Caroline  6 days back

                                                                                          At least my school is better than my home...

                                                                                          *wait that’s not good-*