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It's How You Make Me Feel

There is an inexplicable truth when it comes to learning – that your emotions ‘have everything to do with it’. Your recollection of events are undoubtedly thwart with emotion, be it anger, fear, joy, nervousness or excitement. 986 more words

Department of Philosophy--University of Texas at Austin

UT College of Liberal Arts Department of Philosophy.

Click the link above.  Please read the three questions poised under the category of “Welcome.”  Do you have… 124 more words

Beyond Classroom

The Qualities of Great Teachers

In many ways the debate about great teaching goes to the very heart of the debate about education’s purpose, objectives and what teachers ought to be held accountable for (and hold themselves accountable for). 427 more words


The Practice

Last week I participated in a five day Ashtanga yoga intensive with the revered certified teacher Richard Freeman and his incredibly accomplished wife Mary Taylor. I have been studying with Richard for almost ten years, and most of what I’ve learned of the inner sequencing and breath-work of the Ashtanga lineage has come from him. 936 more words

Meditations And Poetry

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.

-Marcel Proust

A dear, beloved high school teacher shared this quote with me after I ranted that there’s “nothing new to discover” in the world.

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Bible Wisdom Opener For 2015

1 Thessalonians 5:15 ()
15 See that no one repays anyone evil for evil, but always seek to do good to one another and to everyone. 57 more words

Quotes & Wisdom