An Eye for an Eye

The teaching of virtues and moral character is rift with potential points of friction, especially in a multicultural setting; can we say with utter confidence that there are universal mores that guide all human behavior? Tom Lickona (2003) would argue that virtue or good character is an aspect of the human condition that has been […]

Tools of the Trade

  “In teaching as in carpentry, the selection of tools depends on the task at hand and the materials one is working with” (How People Learn: Bridging Research and Practice, 1999, p. 18-19). Device for doing work, a means to an end, something used for a job- instrument, implement, device, means, utensil, apparatus, contrivance, and […]