This Is the Man Bill Gates Thinks You Absolutely Should Be Reading
“There is no author whose books I look forward to more than Vaclav Smil,” Bill Gates wrote this summer. That’s quite an endorsement—and it gave a jolt of fame to Smil, a professor emeritus of environment and geography at the University of Manitoba. In a world of specialized intellectuals, Smil is an ambitious and astonishing […]
Osho: Ecstasy within yourself.
Celebrating Khmer New Year in Cambodia
Celebrating Khmer New Year in Cambodia I’m teaching Art and English at two schools in Cambodia and we recently celebrated the Khmer New Year! Ponheary Ly (the organization I’m involved with) is a nonprofit that helps young students at Knar Primary School. Knar School is located in a rural village in Siem Reap, Cambodia. […]
Extremely Powerful Motivational Video – Eric Thomas’ Secrets to Success
I saw this for the first time about three years ago. I have watched it over one hundred times. If you teach in an urban area or an area of intense struggle – please show your students this video. We were able to show students in West Philadelphia and they really enjoyed it.