Category: Education

On teaching and learning.

Job or Life, Take Your Pick

College should be more than vocational training. It should also be the introduction to a rich and satisfying life. Here’s a passage from a recent New York Times article: “’The largest problem of skills in the U.S. today isn’t a

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A Unique and Most Valuable Degree

About a dozen years ago, several of us founded a small online college. As I’m not patient enough to write the whole story here, I’ll only give the plot points. Perelandra College got licensed by the state of CA to

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Learning to Live in Perspective

         “tout comprendre c’est tout pardoner” –  French Proverb In the early twentieth century, the British philosopher-mathematician Alfred North Whitehead (1861-1947 CE) developed a metaphysical system known as “process-relational philosophy” in which the fundamental nature of all

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