Tag Archives: Author: Danny Greenberg

Floundering in Contradictions

I have been extremely puzzled for some time that our society seems to be eagerly pursuing mutually inconsistent goals, almost as if we are unaware that in so doing, we are trying to go in opposite directions at the same … Continue reading

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The virtues of failure

If I had to choose one topic to place at the very core of every child’s educational experience, I would have no trouble identifying it: how to deal with failure. Yet, this is the subject most assiduously ignored in traditional … Continue reading

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The Goals of Education – 21st Century Version

Ever since I first became involved with education – some sixty years ago! – I have been hearing one constant complaint: our schools do not do a satisfactory job of preparing children to be successful adults in the modern world. … Continue reading

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