Monthly Archives: September 2011

Escalator People

Have you seen the video on you tube that shows people waiting to be rescued on a broken escalator? (You can view the 2-minute version at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=47rQkTPWW2I. ) I have students who will wait and wait until you take time … Continue reading

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Intelligence

I work with a colleague who is quite intelligent-photographic memory or such. On the other hand, s/he is always correct. S/He reads only juried journals by real scientists; none of that educational research stuff. S/He also complains daily. Nothing is … Continue reading

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Competence . . .? Not!

Peter Principal in action: Men who teach for the sole purpose of coaching, sports or other “manly” attributes associated with learning institutes. Then give those men any little bit of power and the full spectrum of the “rising to the … Continue reading

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