The development of thinking as a certain personal and unique language is, at the same time, influenced by our education and shaped on a very aggressive level, by the lords of the monetary system. That said your idea is very rational with vast grounds for validation. For students, as a platform for discussion on many twin issues intricately related — for example: How does the perception of love, sorrow, security, cruelty, self-esteem, etc. affects our thinking patterns? Humans are in a continuous process of desensitization where, from a very young age, we learn how to limit different feelings that affect us; we learn how to restrain these feelings from disturbing our productivity and not how to positively influence our adverse reality.
Yes, I believe you have a very powerful idea but if children will learn how to think, it will be much harder to control them. To prevent them from discovering simple solutions to numerous, basic problems that ‘seem to’ afflict us all.
If you go one step further with this concept, I am afraid you will find very tall, thick and complicated obstacles in your way. And that’s why this initiative holds such promise and beauty.