As with most everyone coming away from a conference, my head was spinning with new ideas after being inspired by so many interesting and experienced presenters and facilitators. There was one item that spoke to me most, it was the two circles, “Your comfort zone” and “Where the magic happens”. Reflecting upon our successes, this is … Continue reading Exiting my comfort zone and making the magic happen
OK, I agree, there is very little to be critical about the recent SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy launch, but I would like to make one observation that may have just been an oversight: Why couldn’t the Tesla navigator, StarMAN (who can’t be seen inside a spacesuit) be named the not-so-catchy but neutral StarPerson, or StarGoer, or … Continue reading SpaceX launches StarX in a Tesla: Where’s the neutrality?
We just went skiing, and I, being a complete beginner, watched others for teaching tips. I stood on the bunny hill watching advanced skiers teach beginners. For ever “lesson” I observed, I saw a different teaching style. I expected there were as many learning styles, too. We can, and should, teach using methods we are … Continue reading How would you teach someone to ski?