The Art of Learning, Week One

We will be discussing The Art of Learning together in class this week, focusing on the importance of patience in learning. “Fall seven times, stand up eight” — Japanese proverb. Have you ever heard the saying:  “Everything starts with a single step”?  This is taken from our early experience in life.  When we are learning to walk,…

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Courtesy, week 4

We will be discussing showing our gratitude as a form of Courtesy during our discussions in class this week.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.” — Jacques Maritain (philosopher) When a person is courteous to us, we should be grateful and say “Thank you”, or give…

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In-Class Discussion of Courtesy for the Week of March 17

Our in-class discussion topic for the week of March 17 will continue to be Courtesy.  We will be discussing Courtesy in our lessons together during the month of March.  Our in-class discussion lesson this week will consider showing Courtesy over differences of opinion.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “There will always be…

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Courtesy, Part Two

Good Afternoon, Our in-class discussion topic for the week of March 10 will continue to be Courtesy. We will be discussing Courtesy in our lessons during the month of March. Our in-class discussion lesson this week will consider treating other people with Courtesy. Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Every human is…

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Courtesy, Part One

Good Afternoon, Our in-class discussion topic for the week of March 3 will be Courtesy. We will be discussing Courtesy in our lessons during the month of March. Our in-class discussion lesson this week will consider the basic meaning of Courtesy. Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “All doors open to courtesy”…

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