Guy Claxton

Guy Claxton

Underneath the visible problems with reading and writing lies the deeper problem of 'illearnacy': an acquired disabling of learning courage and learning initiative.More Guy Claxton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Parents and educators need to establish a culture in which security and clarity of expectations are balanced with the encouragement of playfulness, inquisitiveness and self reliance.More Guy Claxton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Less-creative people can't shift gears. Very creative people move between these two states intuitively.More Guy Claxton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Learning power comprises both literacy and numeracy, and is ultimately more fundamental than either of them.More Guy Claxton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
People see their own lives as stories; a lifelong story with a single hero or heroine... much contemporary unhappiness is due to the fact that people in high tech societies receive neither strong myths and stories from their culture nor the ability to construct their own... they lose the plot.More Guy Claxton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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