How the Things You Say Pave the Road to Character

How does what we say pave the road to character? David Brooks has some words of wisdom.

What Makes an Extraordinary Teacher?

What makes someone an extraordinary teacher? Teachers teach, but they also befriend, mentor, guide, and care. Being an extraordinary teacher is about more than being a skilled technician. My personal experience with an exceptional teacher illuminates some of what makes a teacher extraordinary.

What Is The Best Commencement Speech of All Time?

Whether graduating or not, we love commencement speeches. Maybe that's because they say something we need to hear.

Can You Spot a Know-it-All?

The feeling of knowing is an essential brain sensation without which we might not strive to learn. And yet, the feeling of being right isn't necessarily connected to being correct.