Friday, November 26, 2010

TODAY'S VIP (VERY IMPORTANT POSSE)

"Learning how to approach and solve problems, and accepting that there is often more than one answer to a question or more than one way of dealing with it is a key part of... education and ... The ability to determine the essence of a problem, and indeed to see that there is a problem, is a vital ingredient in learning."

~ Andrew Littlejohn, 'From the "A to Z of Methodology';

Thursday, November 25, 2010

TODAY'S VIP (VERY IMPORTANT POSE)

"A common belief is that knowledge is power. It's not. Knowledge is ubiquitous in the Internet Age and thus grants no special privileges, no unique power. Certainly we need to have knowledge and stay current. But the real power comes from what we do with knowledge. In other words, in the 21st century power comes from our ability to think... "

~ Michael Durr, author of 'My Brain, My Future';

Monday, November 22, 2010

TODAY'S VIP (VERY IMPORTANT POSE)

"If you have a vision and you find that someone doesn't share that vision, you either change the vision or change the people you share it with. We learn and grow one goal at a time. But to set meaningful goals, we need imaginative insight or vision."

~ Dr. Roberta Bondar, the world’s first astronanut-neurologist in space; also, globally recognized for her pioneering contribution to space medicine;