Category Archives: Education

The Rider of Dragons

The mentoring of children in an orphanage, this, is just one particular case, translated… Hill from Guanxi just went on to his first grade of middle school, he got accepted into the arts program, his favorite subject. Since his elementary … Continue reading

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The Power of Stories

Using stories, to teach the students about their civic duties in the world, preparing them, to exercise their rights before they actually do come across the issues, translated… The group of story moms in Zhonggang Elementary School of Sinchuang because … Continue reading

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My Son’s Dreams of Having a Robot as His Wife

Helping his own son exercise his creative imagination, translated… A short while ago, during supper, my fifth grade son asked my wife and I naively, “Mom, dad, when you’re older, would you want to have grandchildren?”, I’d looked over at … Continue reading

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The Enlightenment from the Fairytales

The development of morality, that stemmed from the discussion after Jack & the Beanstalk, translated… “Jack & the Beanstalk” is a tale that everybody knows.  Jack who was originally supposed to sell the old cow had instead, traded the cow … Continue reading

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The Teacher Made All the Rules

School is a HUGE adjustment, especially for those children who are starting out in preschool or kindergarten, translated… My son who’d started preschool in September, after a week’s classes, he’d demanded to have a day off.  I thought, it’s best, … Continue reading

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Checking Out & Returning Books to the Libraries, Teaching the Children a Sense of Responsibility

Method of education here, teaching a child, to have a strong sense of social responsibility, from checking out books for her at the library, translated… My daughter, Huei, is six this year, at the age of getting her to learn … Continue reading

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The Labeled Child, by K. M. Durica (1995)

From one of my textbooks, that I didn’t sell back to the school… I Pray for the Labeled Child That Child Who is Gifted and Talented No Longer Can She be Lazy and Idle Or a Daydreamer So Much More … Continue reading

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