So a child does not realize that they are annoying someone by licking the floor. All they want is to test a hypothesis on how long can a particular adult tolerate me licking the floor.
How do you know, when someone points if you are to look in the direction from wrist to finger-tip or finger-tip to wrist?
In 2014 it will be 60 years since the poem “Children Learn what they Live” appeared in the Torrance Herald.
a child who has spent the first three years of her life investigating each and every thing from how the door opens and closes to the laws of gravity to acoustics to fluid dynamics, and gaining knowledge at every step of the way, will eventually reach a point where the simple laws of cause and effect don’t have one-to-one correspondence with observed reality.
Verse by Krishna, in disguise as an old man, when visited by Ghatotkacha in Telugu film Maya Bazaar (1957) chiranjeeva … More
One way that I think my education has helped me is that it gives me confidence to relax, be quiet and let my daughter discover things on her own rather than feeling responsible for teaching her. Where, if not in college, did I find solidarity for my persistent doubt since school days, “Is my understanding only blindness to my own lack of understanding?”