In search of the ever elusive Guru…

He alone teaches who has something to give, for teaching is not talking, teaching is not imparting doctrines, it is communicating – Swami Vivekananda Thinking about the Perfect Teacher: When I was in college and studying comparative religions, I read a book by Patrul Rinpoche on Tibetan Buddhism. It was called Words of My Perfect…

Building Community through Collaboration!

Research shows that educational experiences that are active, social, contextual, engaging, and student-owned lead to deeper learning. (Cornell.edu). Why is collaboration so important right now? Last year was tough. We were physically at school doing hybrid learning for only four months. The other six months were spent completely online. It was hard to build connections.…