Writing

The Future in Your Hand

How is that possible? So many ties that bind. So many obligations. What if you could move anywhere… during any period of time? Where would you go? What would you be doing? I decided to go to Manhattan and move with some recent Juilliard School of Dance grads and upperclassmen. What happens in present time

Imagine Having a School System Whose Core Value is… Imagination

Imagine Having a School System 
 Whose Core Value is… Imagination

Albert Einstein spent his first 17 years battling a German bureaucracy called school. The reason why Einstein may have not done as well in school as you would expect was that he abhorred the strict regimentation of what and how was taught. Traveling across Europe to join his folks, who had moved to Italy, Albert

The Educational Revolution Is Here!

The Educational Revolution Is Here!

On this site–check it out. And it starts with a ball. What is this about? Based on neuroscience, the new education mirrors the Ancient Greek dictum: “Know Thyself.” The new curriculum focuses on three questions: “Who Am I?” What Am I Doing Here?” How I Get There?” Students’ become motivated. Check out the other posts

Best Game in Town?

Our arrivals and departures from this world are similar no matter what era–at least until now. Unlike some other species, we humans are born on this beautiful sphere wholly unequipped for its array of challenges and opportunities. When we leave, it’s because our body can no longer keep it together–and soon that may change too.

Curse Words

Curse Words

Writing is a powerful art. Yet too so many screw it up needlessly. That’s why words like “nice,” “interesting,” “good,” “like” are curse words. They say nothing. It is the refuge of the lazy or the dull. This is not about being fancy with long, windy words like “hypotenuse” or “utilitarian.” The simple word “use”