Forget Reading, Writing, and ‘Rithmatic …

What we REALLY need to teach our kids is Mindful Awareness.

What? You don’t know what “mindful Awareness” is? It is meditation. See, if we teach this to our kids, they will be more “mindful.” Achieving the following objectives:

-Approaching new experiences with curiosity and an open mind;
-Developing strong and stable attention;
-Seeing life experience clearly without an emotional charge;
-Developing compassionate action and relationships;
-Building communities with kindness and compassion;
-Working together to make a difference in the world;
-Expression gratitude; and
-Planting seeds of peace by nurturing common ground.

This is the kind of bullshit where the proponents use words like “transformational” and “contextualize” a lot.

I am SO glad we’ve gotten religion out of schools. It’s really freed up some for stuff like this.

Nature abhors a vacuum.

Explore posts in the same categories: Uncategorized

One Comment on “Forget Reading, Writing, and ‘Rithmatic …”

  1. agiledog Says:

    Car in – you really need to stop reading over at Puffington Host. It just raises your blood pressure.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: