Mindset of the Class of 2014

The Beloit College Mindset List is a reminder that your homeschool students and you probably view the world from very different perspectives.

The Mindset list, first compiled by Beloit College in Wisconsin in 1998, was intended as a reminder to faculty at the university that references quickly become dated. It is updated every year.

“Most young Americans entering university this year think:

Beethoven is a dog

Michelangelo is a computer virus

Email is too slow

Czechoslovakia has never existed

Fergie is a pop singer, not a duchess

Clint Eastwood is a sensitive movie director, not Dirty Harry

John McEnroe stars in TV ads, not on the tennis court”

continue reading… Rawstory

The full list is available at http://www.beloit.edu/mindset/.

Oh, and make sure your students work on their cursive handwriting — it’s going out-of-style.


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