"It's hard to find a great dress for this inauguration." - President-elect Donald Trump
Six Lessons Coaches Can Teach Educators
"Education-as-we-know-it is about building hierarchies - among athletes . . . "
"The gateways we have in education . . . have a huge influence . . ."
Including Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
A good education teaches you how to ask a question. It's knowing what you don't know; the skills of critical thought.Ted Sizer, Educator
Passion-Based Learning in Action
Tony Wagner, Former HS teacher, Principal & Co-Director At Harvard School Of Education Posts. "The Ability To Ask The Right Questions Is The Single Most Important Skill."
* Read More About the Steve Wozniak Relationship (Rift?) With Steve Jobs, Fellow M.I.A. In This Fascinating Piece From Slate: "The iPad is Steve Jobs' Final Victory Over The Company's Co-founder Steve Wozniak."
John Holt: The Seven Ways to Picture a Student's Understanding - - - by CJ Westerberg
Michael Jordan & LeBron James duke it out
"If I were trying to select a school system for my children or grandchildren, I'd beware of . . . ." - Howard Gardner, Harvard School of Education
Many parents in the United States assume that (math ability) is just some kind of aptitude - some kids have it, some kids don't . . . The result is most of our kids (in the U.S.) don't do really well in Math . . ."
Five Ways to Succeed in Life and Work
WATCH: How These Six Minutes May Change Your Idea of Innovative Education (dramatically). Phillips Exeter, Harvard Westlake & Lawrenceville may be taking notes from this charter school leading the next wave. Does your High School look anything like it?