Her er en sjov, lille video, der meget fint illustrerer, hvorfor der ikke sker ret meget reel læring i den traditionelle undervisning.
Archive for november 2011
Vejen til succes består ganske enkelt i at udføre de helt almindelige ting ualmindeligt godt …
— John D. Rockefeller
“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again and again; because there is not effort without error and shortcomings; but who does actually strive to do the deed; who knows the great enthusiasm, the great devotion, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement and who at the worst, if he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly. So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.”
— Theodore Roosevelt, 30. januar 1882 – 12. april 1945, amerikansk politiker og USA’s 32. præsident i perioden 1933 – 1945
Roosevelts citater er et godt sted at begynde, når der ledes efter inspiration og vise ord, om hvad der skaber bemærkelsesværdige præstationer.
I am not judged by the number of times I fail, but by the number of times I succeed; and the number of times I succeed is in direct proportion to the number of times I can fail and keep on trying.”
— Tom Hopkins, forfatter og foredragsholder
“Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.”
— Leo Jozef Suenens, 1904-1996, Clergyman
Play might just be the most important work we can ever inspire our students to do, because it nurtures their development, inspires creativity, prevents bullying and motivates their willingness to learn.
— Essensen af en række studier gennemført af Dr. Stuart Brown, medical doctor, psychiatrist and clinical researcher