Archive for the ‘quotes’ Category

Is this going to be on the test?

Is this going to be on the test?

By Ben | education, quotes

Tweet The best response to that question I've ever heard, to date, courtesy of John [&hellip

Jake the Dog has a Growth Mindset

Jake the Dog has a Growth Mindset

By Ben | education, inspirational, pop culture, quotes

Tweet And the relevant clip from the actual episode: by Hannah Hughes, via Neatorama Tweet

Children Can Use Mathematics to Make Something- Something Interesting

Children Can Use Mathematics to Make Something- Something Interesting

By Ben | education, math, quotes

Tweet Seymour Papert: "But children, what can they make with mathematics? Not much. They sit [&hellip

Things I've Said to My Children

Things I've Said to My Children

By Ben | art, funny, quotes

Tweet "This is a collection of posters featuring phrases that have left my mouth only [&hellip

Atticus Finch on Courage

Atticus Finch on Courage

By Ben | quotes

Tweet "I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea [&hellip

On Subtlety and Intelligence

On Subtlety and Intelligence

By Ben | education, quotes

Tweet Quote from Neal Stephenson's The Diamond Age. Princess Nell's Crest via moogoob on DeviantArt   [&hellip

"Be So Good They Can't Ignore You"

By Ben | quotes

Tweet Right now this is my favorite desktop wallpaper image. Also a great quote. Here's [&hellip

It is not your responsibility to finish the work of perfecting the world, but....

It is not your responsibility to finish the work of perfecting the world, but....

By Ben | inspirational, quotes, religion

Tweet via voices-visions.org "It is not your responsibility to finish the work of perfecting the [&hellip

Zen and Fermat's Last Theorem

By Ben | education, quotes

Tweet If all I want is for my students to enjoy the journey, to enjoy [&hellip

The shame of educational computing.

By Ben | education, quotes, technology

Tweet “I think that it is shameful that the education world has allowed the computer [&hellip

The best fun is hard fun

By Ben | education, quotes

Tweet “The third big idea is hard fun. We learn best and we work best [&hellip

Covering Ass vs. Quality

By Ben | education, quotes

Tweet It is this freedom of the teacher to decide and, indeed, the freedom of [&hellip

Changing concepts of school

Changing concepts of school

By Ben | education, quotes, technology

Tweet I think if your concept of school is what school is as you’ve seen [&hellip

Monitoring Clicks vs. Sharing Joy

By Ben | education, quotes, technology

Tweet DON’T: get hung up monitoring your kids’ every mouse click DO: begin to share [&hellip

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