Einstein said that imagination was more important than knowledge. Over the next few years we are going to learn just how right he was with the increasing emergence of A.I.
Just like manual laborers being replaced by robots, knowledge based workers will be replaced by thinking machines! If you don’t think so than just ask Chess Grandmaster Kasparov who was replaced by IBM’s Watson.
How well and how quickly our government driven and teacher union monopolized educational system adapts to teaching our students to think more like Einstein remains to be seen. The truth is they’ve done a lousy job of just teaching knowledge!