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Do You Have a Mind of a Futuristic Leader?

It has already been 9 years since Howard Gardner wrote “5 Minds for the Future.” As I reviewed this book recently, I found it to incredibly valuable in becoming that disruptive leader with a futuristic mindset. 996 more words

Disruptive Leadership

Why Do We Think The Working Class is Less Intelligent?

My grandfather had an eighth-grade education. The story was that he dropped out to help his parents run the farm, but judging by the number of creative ways he skipped school, I can’t imagine the decision was difficult for him. 1,409 more words

Society & Culture

How the Digital Generation will Change Teaching

How does teaching and learning change in a world where information is at our fingertips?

Howard Gardner, Developmental Psychologist, spoke in an Edutopia video on “ 459 more words

Education

evolved minds and education: intelligence

The second vigorously debated area that Geary refers to in Educating the Evolved Mind is intelligence. In the early 1900s statistician Charles Spearman developed a technique called… 1,238 more words

Education

On Creativity and Mindfulness

I do not think one can exist without the other. We must be mindful of the creative process and what it means to be creative. Isaac Asimov once said that to be creative, “isolation was a requirement.” At times I believe this is true. 448 more words

Poetry

An Evolving Mind - Where contradictions are simultaneously true

This article by Rick Ackerly titled “A Dynamic Mind: Not a Growth Mindset” talks about how categories are killing growth in children. By 4th grade, kids put themselves into categories – “I am smart”, “I am dumb”, “I am shy” and so on. 134 more words

Combine Two Ideas

Un manual para padres acerca de la educación

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El manual Mejor educados escrito por Gregorio Luri habla de disciplina, escuela, paternidad y roles. Recuerda la necesidad de emplear fórmulas educadas sin excepción (recuerde: por favor, perdone, gracias). 402 more words

Educación