I’d like to continue posting regularly, but I’ve become increasingly occupied by various personal priorities and commitments.
Dr. Tony Wagner, co-director of Harvard’s Change Leadership Group has identified what he calls a “global achievement gap,” which is the leap between what even our best schools are teaching, and the must-have skills of the future: * Critical thinking and problem-solving * Collaboration across networks and leading by influence * Agility and adaptability * Initiative and entrepreneurialism * Effective oral and written communication * Accessing and analyzing information * Curiosity and imagination
Thanks :) I try hard to keep it interesting, despite the intermittency of my posts.
I think in terms of the day’s resolutions, not the year’s.Henry Moore
Those who say it cannot be done shouldn’t interrupt the people doing it.Chinese Proverb
In his presentation ‘Four Goals for Promoting Urban Cycling’, Mikael Colville-Andersen explains how Copenhagen and other European cities have embraced the bicycle as a feasible, acceptable (and stylish) form of transport. Via State of Design 2010 Festival, Melbourne, July 2010
Really worth a watch, even if you don’t ride a bike (which you should :).
The thing about science, is first of all, it’s after the way the universe really is and not what makes us feel good, and a lot of the competing doctrines are after what feels good and not what’s true.Carl Sagan
Tim Minchin's brilliant & witty demolition of irrationality in all its many guises.
You never know what is enoughWilliam Blake
until you know what is too much.