Lessons in motivation ca. 1570

I said… how, and why, young children were sooner allured by love, than driven by beating, to attain good learning. — Roger Ascham. This was published in 1570. How, and why, are we taking so long to learn it. Ascham (or Askham) was a great supporter of archery, and wrote his first book on the subject….

Blogging – or not

“The least learned, for the most part, have been always most ready to write.”