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John Dewey on the True Purpose of Education and How to Harness the Power of Our Natural Curiosity | Brain Pickings

John Dewey on the True Purpose of Education and How to Harness the Power of Our Natural Curiosity

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"IF SOCIETY IS NOT VALUING YOUR AUTHENTIC SELF, THAT’S SOCIETY’S DYSFUNCTION, NOT YOURS." - Emma Lesko

"If society is not valuing your authentic self, that’s society’s dysfunction, not yours."

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“We know from myths and fairy tales that there are many different kinds of powers in this world. One child is given a light saber, another a wizard's education. The trick is not to amass all the different kinds of power, but to use well the kind you've been granted.” - Susan Cain

"They know that I was too nervous to give speeches in high school... that there are songs that make me cry."

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"I also think it is necessary to share personal stories with students in order to better connect with them. This opens the door to the possibility that they might discover something about themselves in my tales. My students know of my successes and failures, my shining moments and my embarrassments, and my weaknesses and my strengths. They know that I was too nervous to give speeches in high school, that I succeeded as a distance runner even though my coach didn’t think much of me, that there are songs that make me cry, that I make mistakes..."

Education Interview: Teaching Introverts

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#thankateacher

Thank you, Mrs. Lap

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Girl's Gone Child: Heroine of the Week: Sydney Smoot, Age 9

Fourth grade student sounds off on state testing

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9-year-old destroys Florida’s new standardized test in front of school board - The Washington Post

9-year-old destroys Florida’s new standardized test in front of school board

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Teach Them Well and Let Them Unteach Us

Why It Is Important to Respect Teen Voices - mom.me

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We cannot tell our young people to use their voices while simultaneously unplugging the microphone...

I believe the children are our future. Teach them well and let them... unteach us.

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A group of Kentucky teens is struggling to get a modest bill passed, revealing just how difficult it is to convince adults that kids' opinions matter.

Why Do American Students Have So Little Power?

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"But sometimes we do..." On elevating teen voices through spoken word/poetry.

Girl's Gone Child: "But sometimes we do..."

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I feel so fortunate to live in a time (and a place) where options like this exist for people like us who straddle the line between WANTING their kids to have a religious experience and feeling uncomfortable with THE religious experience. We do not have to believe in organized religion to respect and learn about Judaism...

Girl's Gone Child: Religion a la Carte

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You can not teach a person how to discover, you can only teach them what to do with the thing they have discovered.

Girl's Gone Child: How to Wave a ________.

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Post, Inspiration, Geniusan Innovation, The Rules, Breaking

Rule #1: Break the rules

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Suli Breaks | University Of Suli Breaks

サイトのタイトル | Just another WordPress site

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▶ Why I Hate School But Love Education||Spoken Word - YouTube

By giving our kids the support and opportunity to excel in areas that excite them, we are offering them a refuge, a place to build confidence that NO ONE can interfere with. An identifying outlet.

How To Fix Education: Flip It Upside Down? - Forbes

How To Fix Education: Flip It Upside Down?

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read the comments. they're amazing.

Girl's Gone Child: The first choice isn't always the right choice

Race to Nowhere Theatrical Trailer (Original)

Education is the exchange of knowledge for the sake of growth - in people, their relationships, communities and the world.

Changing Education Paradigms - Sir Ken Robinson

RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms

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I Will Not Let An Exam Result Decide My Fate||Spoken Word

I Will Not Let An Exam Result Decide My Fate||Spoken Word

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a tale of two students: girl's gone child