"As the school year draws to a close, principals are delivering on promises made during the fall to encourage campus unity and coax extra effort from students. Houston-area school leaders are eating worms, shaving their heads, dancing on roofs, kissing a donkey, spraying their hair various colors and performing the stanky legg dance to the delight of students who said they worked a little harder this year in the hopes of seeing straight-laced administrators embarrass themselves."
This is what drives the advance of civilization?
Or was Dr. Montessori correct when she said every child is motivated from within?
When she said it is not our job to force children to learn, but rather to inspire them?