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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ November 10

“Loneliness kills. It’s as powerful as smoking or alcoholism,” Robert Waldinger, Director on the Harvard Study of Adult Development, one of the world’s longest studies of adult life. “It’s not just the number of friends you have, and it’s not whether or not you’re in a committed relationship,” says Waldinger, “It’s the quality of your close relationships that matters.”

 

How does this insight from the longest studies of adult life impact your educational decisions?

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ October 27

“It’s easy to get isolated, to get caught up in work and not remembering, ‘Oh, I haven’t seen these friends in a long time, so I try to pay more attention to my relationships than I used to.”  ~ Dr. Robert Waldinger, Director of the Harvard Study of Adult Development, one of the world’s longest studies of adult life.

 

How does this insight from the longest studies of adult life impact your educational decisions?

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ October 20

“When the study began, nobody cared about empathy or attachment. But the key to healthy aging is relationships, relationships, relationships.” ~George Vaillant, researcher on the Harvard Study of Adult Development, one of the world’s longest studies of adult life.

 

How does this insight from the longest studies of adult life impact your educational decisions?

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ October 14

“Get a good idea and stay with it.

Do it, and work at it until it’s done right.”

~Walt Disney

 

 

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ October 6

“Get comfortable being uncomfortable. That’s how you break the plateau and reach the next level.”

~Chalene Johnson

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote~ September 29

“It is important for the school to wrap around the learner, rather than to have the learner wrap around the school.”
~Dr. Eric Hamilton, PhD, Pepperdine University

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ September 23

“A superb machine in an amazing place doing everything possible to reveal the mysteries and secrets of our solar system… This morning, a lone explorer, a machine made by humankind, finished its mission 900 million miles away. To the very end, the spacecraft did everything we asked. We believe we got every last second of data. We have indeed accomplished everything we set out to do.”  ~ Earl Maize, Cassini project manager, referencing the September 15th demise of the Cassini spacecraft.

Cassini Fast Facts:
Launched in 1977
Traveled almost 1 million miles
Reached Saturn in 2004

From NASA Website: Swirling Patterns on Saturn

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ September 16 ~ Perfection of Cassini

“It was a perfect spacecraft…Right to the end, it did everything we asked it to. It’s perfect, it’s perfect.” ” ~Julie Webster, spacecraft operations chief.

 

Saturn’s North Pole, NASA Photo

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ September 1

As a new month and a new school year begins, the words of George Washington ring true:

“Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.” ~George Washington

RainbowHelenTeague

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ August 25

No one can whistle a symphony. It takes an orchestra to play it. ~H. E. Luccock

Happy Back to School!

Photo by Helen Teague on Canyon Road in SantaFe, NM

 

 

 

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