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"I joined ZTC to be a part of the growing community of autodidacts of college age. Although I was traditionally schooled myself, I ..."
107 years old
"From k-8th grade I was in private school, public school, and an arts school. Finally free from forced classes at 15, I've been try..."
18 years old
"I have been homeschooled since I started my school career. I started attending community college in 2010 and was much displeased w..."
Los Angeles, CA
22 years old
"I feel that college education has drifted away from the true nature of learning. We have to learn things that we don't have the pa..."
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