"Heard Online" is a random assortment of quotes captured from
"Do independent schools need to fear the fate of independent
"Helicopter parents" replaced by "snowplow parents".
"Beliefs affect effort and effort affects success. Expressing
belief in someone's ability is powerful."
Image credit: "Eight ways to kill an idea." by
"We think in the service of emotional goals.
Emotion is the rudder for thinking."
"An organization's ability to learn, and to translate that learning
into action rapidly, is the ultimate competetive advantage."
"The practical lesson for us all comes down to, Nourish your social
"It's Filter Failure
, not Information Overload
"In the real world, the tests are all open book"
"Education prepares individuals for the vital combat for
"Classroom teaching is to online teaching as regular polo is to
water polo. You can’t run the same plays in the more fluid,
immersive environment and expect the same results."
"Empowerment, not engagement."
".PDFs: where good ideas go to die."
"We do best, and engage most readily in, that which we experience
as freely chosen"
~ Margaret Donaldson
"The death of our ability to be alone."
~ Brigid Delaney
"A love of learning has a lot to do with learning that we’re
~ Mr. Rogers
"Free Range Kids."
"Google searches websites, Twitter searches
"The objective of education is learning, not teaching."
"The more something is shared, the more valuable it becomes."
"When tension begins to escalate in a school, we retreat back into
what is comfortable and traditional."
"Strategy before resources."
"Just saw someone actually posing for a photo. How quaint!"