Flight instructors may be the experts contracted to educate pilots. But students share in flight-training responsibilities, too.
See the great article by Dan Namowitz attached at the end of this FAQ for more information on this subject.
"New Pilot: Questioning Your CFI" by Dan Namowitz
AOPA Pilot Magazine
July 1996, page 73
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