Sages and Lunatics: You May Be One

My previous three posts looked at ideas from John Spencer's book Sages and Lunatics. I could go deeper because it is full of great discussion points, but I'd rather you just read the book. This is the final post. It is incredibly difficult to spot the difference between a sage and a lunatic because atRead More

Sages and Lunatics: Teacher as Identity

This is the first post in a series reflecting on John Spencer's Sages and Lunatics. A report came out in early May with data showing college students saw teaching as one of the easiest majors to follow and said that teaching was the top profession for "average" people. In the wake of the report, thereRead More