Our Kids, And How To Educate Them

From the TED site: “Robinson’s TEDTalk has been distributed widely around the Web since its release in June 2006. The most popular words framing blog posts on his talk? ‘Everyone should watch this.’ ” So I did.

“Creativity is as important in education as literacy, and we should treat it with the same status.” I discuss in my head (and slightly to one side). This, too.

Published in: on February 22, 2008 at 9:33 pm  Leave a Comment  

Rise To The Challenge!

Published in: on February 21, 2008 at 4:18 pm  Leave a Comment  

Listening To: Devotchka

Loved “Little Miss Sunshine,” but didn’t pay much attention to the soundtrack as it played. Alls I knows is I loves them, today. Right now, I’m queued into their first release, SuperMelodrama. Highlight: “Whiskey Breath.” Saddest vocals on their MySpace player: the Philip Glassy “How It Ends.”

In a bar in Lawrence Kansas, kid ye not. Trop exquis.

Published in: on February 15, 2008 at 4:21 pm  Leave a Comment  

Pump and Play Thing to Change The World

From my new favorite site, “How to Change The World,” by ex-Apple evangelist Guy Kawasaki. His “Art of the Start” is majorly awesomespiring.

Published in: on February 12, 2008 at 8:38 pm  Leave a Comment