Jazz Violin-an intelligent conversation

The excerpt below comes from a real conversation on Facebook. I found it on my daughter’s wall (I wasn’t snooping, honest).
If she finds out that I posted this, I’ll probably be in trouble…
I couldn’t resist, the proud father that I am. To see 14 yr-olds having intelligent conversations about music (more intelligent than the music education “establishment” itself), gives me hope for the future of music education…”the whole point of jazz isn’t to play it on a specific instrument or follow strict musical guidelines like (in) classical music, but (rather) to improvise and be creative…