Education, Curiosity, and Happiness
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What roles can curiosity and happiness play in learning?
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Ten ideas that changed my teaching: #1 There is no average student

Ten ideas that changed my teaching: #1 There is no average student | Education, Curiosity, and Happiness | Scoop.it
I don’t think anyone would argue that all people are the same. Sure we’re made of the same DNA, we all smell, get hungry, angry, laugh and spend most of our lives trying to discover who we are and…

Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Miloš Bajčetić, Bobby Dillard
Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's insight:
There is no average student and one-size-does-not-fit-all. Jaggedness (Alan Watts' wiggly world concept), complexity (even chaos), context, different paths, and breaking from the idea of average are essential to be a teacher and move away from conformity and compliance.

Differences make a difference.
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Conformity Is the Jailer of Freedom – The Mission – Medium

Conformity Is the Jailer of Freedom – The Mission – Medium | Education, Curiosity, and Happiness | Scoop.it
➜ NASA astronomers have detected an interstellar object visiting from outside the solar system. Although it’s been theorized that these occurrences happen, this is particularly exciting because it’s…
Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's insight:
Conformity and compliance lead to just following. School and curriculum demand conformity and compliance.
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