When I asked why you regular readers visit the blog a common answer was to be inspired. Prepare to be inspired.
Christian Long called me tonight to talk about the hero’s journey in high school English and mentioned Dave Eggers’ speech at TED. It was on Christian’s blog that I saw the cyberbullying video. Dave Eggers is a hero.
Watch this video from TED. It’s 25 minutes, but don’t let that stop you. You’ll be thinking about it for hours afterwards. I have been. Then read the stuff at Once Upon A School and 826 National. Who wants to start a tutoring centre with me?