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Competition is Great for Games, but Education is Not a Game

When I was in high school, I competed in any sport my school would or could offer. I loved the thrill of winning, of being first, or second, or third. I enjoyed practicing different aspects of the various games. Often, … Continue reading

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Global Education, Curiosity, Innovation & The International Baccalaureate

“Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of the imagination.” – John Dewey ** Wikipedia: “Innovation is the creation of better or more effective products, processes, services, technologies, or ideas that are readily available to markets, … Continue reading

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Back To The Future: Progressive Education in the 1940’s

“The world is moving at a tremendous rate. Noone knows where. We must prepare our children, not for the world of the past, not for our world, but for their world, the world of the future.” ~John Dewey (seen saying … Continue reading

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