Observations about narratives from a couple of my favorite commentators
"Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent." ~ Billy Graham
I believe that examining narratives that have settled in over time is a good thing on many levels. What have you learned about changing narratives from your adult education experience?
“We all have to be willing to deal with a certain amount of discomfort in order to see what we’re truly capable of.” ~Procter & Gamble CEO David Taylor
Adult learning can be like a Caribbean vacation, am I right? It all starts with jumping in and leaving the familiar behind.
"Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world." ~Malala Yousafzai
"The greatest sign of success for a teacher... is to be able to say, 'The children are now working as if I did not exist.'" ~Maria Montessori
"I am a teacher. It's how I define myself. A good teacher isn't someone who gives the answers out to their kids but is understanding of needs and challenges and gives tools to help other people succeed. That's the way I see myself, so whatever it is that I will do eventually after politics, it'll... Continue Reading →
"Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose." ~Bill Gates