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Istri yang Pas

Tahun 2006, seorang penulis yang tidak banyak dikenal mendadak meramaikan dunia kesusastraan. Dialah Ben Fountain. Ia menulis kumpulan cerpen yang diberinya judul Brief Encounters with Che Guevara… 582 more words

Cerita Dan Ulasan

My Top Five Living Authors

My Top Three Five Living Authors

When I was in university, as an ice-breaker, my professor decided to have us make a list of our five favorite authors. 721 more words

Good Books

I was bothered by Malcolm Gladwell's 'Outliers'

March’s book was Malcolm Gladwell’s take on the making of success, Outliers. As described on Gladwell’s site, the general premise is that “if we want to understand how some people thrive, we should spend more time looking around them-at such things as their family, their birthplace, or even their birth date.” 490 more words

The Outliers and Educational Reform

Part 1:  NBCTs and Teacher Leaders:  Shifting the Power Index

Last summer, cursing the nonfiction demands of the Common Core Learning Standards, as any good National Board Certified ELA teacher, I was diligently reading more nonfiction material to supplement the literature I hoped to cover.   660 more words

Teacher Leadership

Malcolm Gladwell on Opportunity

“The lesson here is very simple. But it is striking how often it is overlooked. We are so caught in the myths of the best and the brightest and the self-made that we think outliers spring naturally from the earth. 82 more words

Let's Learn Something

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I would have to agree with Shirky, and Gladwell ‘to an extent’ !!!

Change was slow in the past and most times it never came, protest was met with deadly force. 849 more words

Cognitive Surplus

Social media and revolutions: Gladwell or Shirky

Personally, I’d have to agree with Shirky on social media. The significance of social media in rallying people together for a cause, is very important. It brings those together who may not have known others  felt the same way. 201 more words

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