【20161021】博雅書院

主題:選擇一個有益的事業來贊助 當技職教育佔上風,博雅教育被忽略 當單領域學習受歡迎,跨領域學習被冷落 健康的博雅教育跟乾淨的空氣一樣重要 大家需要跟博雅書院一起找回教育的原點和目的 “因此請讓我們溫柔跟仔細地欣賞知識的功能。讓我們勇敢地閱讀,思考,交談,和寫作。” ~約翰。亞當斯~ 原文:Let us tenderly and kindly cherish, therefore, the means of knowledge. Let us dare to read, think, speak, and write. ~John Adams~ “閱讀讓人完整,溝通讓人做好準備,而寫作讓人公正有理。” ~弗蘭西斯。培根~ (原文:Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man. ~Francis Bacon~) “教育”在牛津辭典中的定義是“一個啟蒙的經驗。” (Education (Noun): An enlightening experience (Oxford Dictionary)) […]

[Fragriver in Taiwan] On my Chinese learning experience in general and Chinese learning experience in Taiwan in particular

Last Friday, when I struggled to finish my writing assignment in Chinese related to feminism, and my mind incessantly switched between Chinese, English and Vietnamese, mixed feelings of thrill and somehow pride suddenly came across my mind. Learning language should be the most favourite hobby of mine, to which I have dedicated lots of my […]

Learning for learning’s sake

I remember long time ago when I first entered into primary school, my teacher raised a question to her students: “Who do you learn for?” I was little bit surprised and confused to figure out the answer at so young the age while my friends unanimously shouted out loud: “Learn for ourselves.” Our teacher, satisfied […]

Say hello to a new friend!!! Здравствуйте Русский!

Здравствуйте Русский! I think it’s not difficult for almost everyone to realize which language these above-written words belong to. Perhaps it would be a little bit awkward to say that Russian is a new friend as I used to speak Russian for the first 3 years of my life before learning Vietnamese and I sometimes […]

#9 All-girl schools have been gaining popularity in recent years because of the belief that girls learn better when they aren’t competing with or intimidated by boys, who statistically get more attention in the classroom. Do you think single-sex schools are a good idea? Why or why not? Use specific reasons and examples to support your position.

All-girl schools have been gaining popularity in recent years because of the belief that girls learn better when they aren’t competing with or intimidated by boys, who statistically get more attention in the classroom. Do you think single-sex schools are a good idea? Why or why not? Use specific reasons and examples to support your […]