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So I was in somewhat of a brooding mood today.
Subject? The North American high school education system...or Canada's HS education system...or even just my own district's education system. and itsbeneficiaries.
See, the thing is, I always hear a lot of complaining about boring curriculum, crappy facilities, teaching, etc. from kids in multiple of my classes. In the news,…
Posted on August 25, 2012 at 12:51pm — 1 Comment
On this hazy summer afternoon, as you stirred the pot and as I leaned on the countertop and as we chatted, you looked past me.
You told me of your mother's homecooking, how, when she was sick, she wouldn't eat anything except the food you prepared. Recalling proudly how you sent all your children to the best schools in the province, you smiled and turned your murky gray eyes toward the nostalgia in your mind's eye.
"Now that I'm...well, like this now,"…Continue
Posted on August 25, 2012 at 11:52am
So I've been thinking about this for quite awhile now.
We are not just ourselves. I am not just me.
Instead, we're formed and shaped by the experiences, people, and places outside ourselves...
In other words, each and everyone of us is an individual mosaic of bits & pieces of moments and encounters we've had in the past, present, and will have in the future. Can we be true individuals on the inside? A person that is formed,…Continue
Posted on August 24, 2012 at 5:23pm — 4 Comments