Webheads, no one controls it, people make it happen
through individual efforts that cannot be described except through
Stevens, founder and coordinator of Webheads' CoPs, 17-Aug-2002
no such thing as a language teacher.There are only language learners."
Vance Stevens, 21-Jan-2004
can be taught: everything can be learnt.
A Chinese proverb
are magical moments that take us from not knowing,
to knowing....I have theorized and unscientifically and anecdotally
confirmed thus far, that the majority of these learning
moments for most of us involve interaction with at least
one other human a teacher, a mentor, a peer, a parent, a
friend. Most of them dont happen without connections to other
human beings, or with our head resting in frustration on a textbook
or a keyboard." (Why
E. Finkelstein , founder and Executive Producer of LearningTimes
and the President of the LearningTimes Network,
As Nobel Peace
Prize Laureate writer Baroness Bertha Von Suttner once explained.
newsletter of Tapped
In, August, 2003.
- "Make no
little plans. They have no magic to stir mens blood .... Make
big plans. Aim high in hope and work, remembering that a noble, logical
diagram once recorded will never die, but long after we are gone will
be a living thing, asserting itself with ever-growing insistency."
-- Daniel Burnham
is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as if the
sand were stone.
- I do not accept
any absolute formulas for living. No preconceived code can see ahead
to everything that can happen in a man's life. As we live, we grow
and our beliefs change. They must change. So I think we should live
with this constant discovery. We should be open to this adventure
in heightened awareness of living. We should stake our whole existence
on our willingness to explore and experience.
task of education is not to pour information into students' heads,
but to engage students' minds with powerful and useful concepts."
Are Built On The Foundation Of Great Leadership. Great Leadership
Is Built On The Foundation Of Great Trust. (Quoted from an online
- I wish to say what I think and feel today, with the proviso that
tomorrow perhaps I shall contradict it all. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
- Life, jose, is not what you see, but what you've projected. It's
not what you've felt, but what you've decided. It's not what you've
experienced, but how you've remembered it. It's not what you've forged,
but what you've allowed. It's not who's appeared, but who you've summoned.
And it's not where you've been, but where you're going.
And this should serve you well, beloved, until you find, what you
"You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get
people to stop reading them."
- "No matter how much you know today, you'll
have to know more tomorrow!"