Listening the Childing Way

I’ve had bookmarked for nearly two years this exquisite piece by NPR reporter Eric Westervelt , “Is listening a lost classroom art?”  Almost brings tears to your eyes in an era in which so much reporting is of, shall we say, the sensational bent,...

The child from Chiapas who changed my life

On our Socrates Cafe page on Facebook, you’ll see yours truly presiding over a philosophical inquiry with a group of indigenous children in Chiapas, Mexico. My wife and I lived for years in the gorgeous insular San Cristobal de las Casas, which at the time was a...