Scallywag

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

~ Bertrand Russell ~

Posts related to learning

When it comes to learning the sky is the limit.
Shouldn't we leave learning to the experts?

Keep Learning Or Die

March 7th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 26 secs

When it comes to learning the sky is the limit.

When it comes to learning the sky is the limit.

There’s more to learning than we ever found out about at school. There, the basics of reading, writing, and ‘rithmetic were meant to spell out precisely what was necessary to get on with life. If only it were that simple. Read the rest of this entry »

They may be students but they're still children.
Kids need recognition as people with needs.

What Kids Need

February 19th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 9 secs

They may be students but they're still children.

They may be students but they’re still children.

School is a tricky thing. On the surface, it’s a case of teaching children the 3 R’s of “readin’, writin’ and rifmatic”. But inevitably, there’s whole lot more to education that that. Read the rest of this entry »

Think of learning as a good habit
It's amazing what you can teach yourself.

Why You Need To Keep Learning

September 28th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 16 secs

Think of learning as a good habit

Think of learning as a good habit

There’s a problem with the way we go about learning. It’s that we pay more attention to formal courses than becoming life-long learners. Read the rest of this entry »

Actually learning can be easy.
Is learning easy for you?

Learning Is Easy

December 9th, 2012 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 48 secs

Actually learning can be easy.

Hand up if you feel learning is anything but easy? I thought so. We have been systematically hoodwinked and it’s about time we blew the lid off the difficulty of learning thing. Read the rest of this entry »

Me? A happy learner?
How happy were your learning experiences?

Are You a Happy Learner?

October 25th, 2011 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 57 secs

Me? A happy learner?

Did you grow up finding learning a happy experience? Or were your teachers cruel to you, Read the rest of this entry »