Somewhere between primary and secondary school students are losing interest. They go to school to receive an education but does not provide individual development or real learning. We need an education system that excites students.
How powerful would the education system be if we had kids who are excited and inspired in learning and a teacher who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection, and insists that they become the best that they can be? Continue reading “We Need an Education System That Excites Students”
It is always a pleasure to listen to Sir Robinson, and in this TED talks, he addresses the importance of the necessary reforms of the educational system.
He speaks about teaching, learning and the three principles on which human life flourishes. Continue reading “How To Escape Education’s Death Valley by Sir Ken Robinson”
What is it like to be there for someone you love who has MS? Finding out that anyone has been diagnosed with a chronic medical condition can be incredibly daunting, and multiple sclerosis is no exception.
My middle son, David, has always been a joyful, kind, fun guy in the family. When he was diagnosed MS six years ago, neither of us understood the impact it was going to have in our lives. Continue reading “Is Caregiving and work from home blissful?”
Imagine trying to balance caregiving for two loved ones and career. I am so grateful that nowadays there is flexibility when it comes to working and being there for the family.
I am going to share with you my story, and the lessons I am learning while caring for my loved ones and trying to develop a career. Continue reading “How to Balance Career and Caregiving”
“Love one another, but make not a bond of love; Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.”
“Your children are not your children; They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. ”
And what is it to work with love? It is to sow seeds with tenderness and reap the harvest with joy, even as if your beloved were to eat the fruit.”
No man can reveal to you aught but that which already lies half asleep in the dawning of your knowledge. The teacher who walks in the shadow of the temple, among his followers, gives not of his wisdom but rather of this faith and his lovingness.
And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.”
These quotations are from the book The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran. It illustrates Almustafa’s words of wisdom to the people of Orphalese. The prophet, Continue reading “A Beautiful Poetic Language”