Monday, March 16, 2009

Teach Like Your Hair's On Fire

Oh, it's good. Makes you feel better about being at, PTL, a 24-hour Meijer after midnight, picking up guinea pig bedding or something for the next day's lessons and being called cuckoo. Rafe Esquith can often be found at the 24-hour Home Depot. Here, from his slim, entertaining, and worthy book:

We can do better . . . true excellence takes sacrifice, mistakes, and enormous amounts of effort. After all, there are no shortcuts.


  1. Ohhhh, I was mesmerized by the truth coming through in his writing voice. What a cool human being. Thanks for this.

  2. Wouldn't it be fun to visit his classroom? :o)