What would you like to learn from amazing people? Join me on a journey where I interview people like Galileo, Helena Rubinstein, Albert Einstein, Nancy Astor, Martin Luther, Abraham Lincoln, Louis Pasteur, Antonio Vivaldi and others. Each one of them were outstanding achievers and leaders in the fields of science, business, politics, philosophy, music and other areas. We can achieve a lot by standing on the shoulders of giants.
Mozart, Einstein, Curie and others have established their names forever. How did they do it? In short, they made valuable contributions to society. As a result, we recognize their achievements. Their examples provide inspiration for students of today who will make their careers tomorrow. The Amazing People Club celebrates amazing contributors and achievers. Here are [...]
William Shakespeare wrote very little about himself and his family. In that respect, his life is a mystery. Or, is it? In the new Apple i Book titled William Shakespeare, he comes to life in the form of an avatar. It is very life like. The new book is very readable because you can [...]
When you were at school, did any of the teachers ever ask you to give feedback about their lessons and style of teaching? In my experience, teachers rarely get feedback on their teaching methods, particularly if the students are dissatisfied with the learning process. Students will be marked by teachers, so they are usually careful [...]
I have just read a report on education. More money is spent, but there is concern about the results achieved.. Politicians call for more research. Proposals are developed to improve the quality of teaching. But, the students are rarely consulted. They are the recipients and the clients. In many cases, they know more than their teachers, [...]
William Shakespeare has led the way. Yes, 400 and more years after he wrote his first plays they are still performed. There are now over 500 million people who speak the English language in various forms and accents. The name of William Shakespeare is known to most of them over the age of 10, even [...]
Had an interesting meeting today with a friend who lived in Melbourne, Australia, when he was growing up. ‘My mother comes from Ukraine and I went to a school where we spoke Russian’. he said. ‘In the streets, I played with boys from Greece and Italy. So, I learned how to speak four languages, as [...]