During lunch today, I got a text from my colleague asking if I could make snowflakes with my last period class. No problem, right? I mean, the Winter Wonderland extravaganza is after school tomorrow, so the more snowflakes the better. 348 more words
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Not only did John Wooden win, and win, and win on the basketball court, he won off the basketball court too. Literally decades after he stopped coaching, his players still traced their off-the-court success to the principles Coach taught them, and they continued to seek out his wise counsel. 106 more words
Moment of honesty: I don’t actually know if I’ve done this… or will ever do this… because I keep buying books :)
Nearly 3 years ago when I created this bloggie and made my sweet 101 in 1001 list, I was in my senior year of college and hadn’t picked up a book for pleasure since… middle school. 380 more words
It’s about learning.
More specifically, this blog is all about learning, as an adult, outside of a formal degree: self-learning, autodidactism, lifelong learning, etc.
I grew up loving school (at least, the learning part of it), the library, books, museums, educational videos–everything about learning, but after I graduated with my bachelor’s degree, the endless sources of education mostly evaporated. 103 more words