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Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

But just because you love something, I added to myself, doesn’t mean you’ll ever be great. Not if you don’t work. Most people stink at the things they love. mais 500 palavras


Cannot Commit

Initially I wanted to commit to writing everyday since the start of August. As you can see from my title, this is my second post of the month and of course, for the past two weeks, I have not written anything until today. mais 1.344 palavras

Daily Writings


The question of parenting has no single correct answer. There is a quote by someone which says everyone knows how best to raise children except for parents. mais 94 palavras


The Role of Education in Different Cultures

This is not an empirical study about education around the world. Rather, it is an observation and impressions of how different countries regard the purpose of schooling. mais 1.540 palavras

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance (Duckworth)

Duckworth needed to write this. It was time to get off the TED stage and offer her research in a sustained argument. (I do wish she had decided who she was writing for. mais 238 palavras


What can schools learn from successful communities?

Amy Chua (of ‘Tiger Mother’ fame) and Jed Rubenfeld have analysed outlier communities in the USA and distilled what they have learned into a readable tome called ‘ mais 1.406 palavras