What’s the point?

Aristotle used the Greek word “telos” when discussing the purpose or aim of a particular activity. The telos of being at school is to be educated, the telos of being in business is making a profit. So a wise person would aim at the telos of her living and working....

Practical Wisdom

Practical Wisdom  In our schools, we tend to use two main tools to make the process of education run smoothly. The first is a set of rules that tells people what to do and what not to do, with people in place to monitor performance and ensure compliance. The second is...