An idea borrowed from the Poor, Starving, College Student Blog the quote of the day is a way to stimulate the brain and think about a short idea or phrase deeply, even if it is just for a little while.
You don’t need fancy highbrow traditions or money to really learn.
You just need people with the desire to better themselves.
– Adam Cooper and Bill Collage
This is one of the main struggles of education. How do you get students to want to learn? This can sometimes also be a problem for gifted students. What is the point of this work? Or, Why does this matter?
By tying education into real world activities and engaging and entertaining the student, you can nurture the desire in them.
How do you help fan the flames of desire in your gifted student? Reply using the comments.