Christine Magtoto of KidPrentice believes kids can do great things. She explains how to encourage our children who are into art or photography. Believe it or not, there are many kid artists and photographers around the world. Just check online auction shops and you will realize that there are artworks sold which are created by children. In fact, a family in Asia sells bags … [Read more...] about Raising an Artist or Photographer
Delight Directed Learning
I was on a great discussion forum today where we're talking about how do we make sure that our kids get a good quality education. You can learn more about this group of people at Educating for Success. Paula Farris from Dementia Caregiving 101 asked some very thought provoking questions. How would you respond? Was your own education relevant to how you live your life today? … [Read more...] about Interesting Thoughts on Education
What does it mean to be a self-directed learner? It means no matter what the circumstances, you know how to learn whatever you need to learn. You have a learning process that you go through instead of just aiming for an end product. The Industrial Revolution introduced the "conveyor belt education method." You start a first grade child on the education conveyor belt of … [Read more...] about Are You a Self-Directed Learner?
That's Life--These are two of the most dangerous words. Yet we say them over and over again. That's life means "going with the flow," passively swallowing whatever comes our way. This outlook on life will inevitably lead to a lesser level of life than you were created to live. Basically, there are two types of attitudes toward life: life is hard, with a few happy … [Read more...] about “That’s Life”