Elon Musk created his own grade school for the children of SpaceX employees
Evidently relying on the old adage “If you want something done right, do it yourself,” Elon Musk is now a school founder. In a recent interview on Beijing Television, the Tesla founder revealed that he opened a school, called Ad Astra, last year for his five children. In his view, regular school wasn’t educating his kids the way he thought it should.
“They weren’t doing the things I thought should be done,” Musk said during the interview. “I thought, well, let’s see what we can do. Maybe creating a school would be better.”
Musk hired one of the teachers from the boys’ school to help found Ad Astra, and the school now teaches 14 elementary-school-aged kids from mostly SpaceX employees’ families. The CEO wanted his school to teach…
Source:: The Verge