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Something I learned at Voice & Exit 2015

Originally published on WilliamKiely.com.

How to Develop a Trait that is Essential for Human Flourishing

I attended Voice & Exit in Austin, TX this weekend. 1,375 more words

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"Giving Up" Within and Without - An Artists Journey To Life: Day 694

Yesterday I wrote a blog about my experience of “giving up” in relation some points I have been facing in my life. After I had written the blog and I was busy with other things, I came across a photo in my facebook feed and this photo immediately triggered an emotional reaction within me. 950 more words

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Saving IRIS=Include, Respect, I Self-Direct

A few months ago, I joined the Board of Directors of the Autism Society of South Central Wisconsin (ASSCW). With my advocacy experience, I was quickly drafted to join an advocacy team that includes members from all 3 Autism Society organizations in Wisconsin, including the… 467 more words

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How to Write Your Own Life Script

 

Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending

 ~Maria Robinson~

I have met many people over the years who think their lives are in the toilet. 489 more words

Creativity

How to Write Your Own Life Script

 

Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending

 ~Maria Robinson~

I have met many people over the years who think their lives are in the toilet. 489 more words

Creativity

why I don't teach Shakespeare

This week Andrew finished reading Macbeth. This is a Big Deal.

It’s big not because a play by Shakespeare is tough to digest — not because this is Andrew’s first successful attempt at tackling a play — but because Andrew decided to undertake this challenge on his own. 249 more words

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Ken Robinson: Government "Standardization" Blocks Innovative Education Reform

“I never blame teachers or schools… But there is this deadly culture of standardizing, that’s being pushed on them, politically. My core message here is that we have to personalize education, not standardize it.

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