"Please watch this!!!"
Side note from The Mom: The Sisters watched Adora's TED talk yesterday and were "wowed." Adora Svitak is an amazing person --I do not say young person, I do not say girl, I say PERSON. Her ability to share, speak, write, publish and inspire --left all of us feeling ready to work hard and listen. The Sisters were also giddy to learn that Adora has been home schooled and continues to ask for more from the educational system (follow Adora's blog to learn more.)
Okay Adora, WE ARE LISTENING!!
- Don't forget to take this week's challenge: What are You Reading RIGHT NOW?
- This just in:"Time and again, the tools of change, and of progress, of revolution, of ferment -- they’re not just pickaxes and hammers and screens and software, but they’ve also been brushes and pens and cameras and guitars." President Obama yesterday at the The 2010 National Humanities Medal and National Medal of Arts ceremony
- The Dreamer wondered how long it took to make "Organizing the Bookshelf" the wonderful stop motion film we posted last week. We contacted the creators (Sean Ohlenkamp, click here and Lisa Blonder Ohlenkamp, click here) and they were happy to share insights. Lisa explained,
- On a BFWP family note: we send a warm welcome to The Teacher's grand-daughter who came into the world yesterday morning --welcome to the world sweet baby girl!