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Old Masters at the Top of Their Game. Essay by LEWIS H.
LAPHAM Oct. 23, 2014 The portraits here are of men and women in their 80s and 90s, rich in the rewards of substantial and celebrated careers, and although I know none of them except by name and reputation, I’m asked why their love’s labor is not lost but still to be found. Why do they persist, the old masters? To what end the unceasing effort to discover or create something new? Why not rest on the laurels and the oars? The short answer is Dr. “From the time that I was 6 years old I had the mania of drawing the form of objects. Hokusai died in 1849 in his late 80s, by all reports still far from satisfied with his work then in progress. On the way through my 50s I could see signs of progress, producing manuscripts that required only extensive rewriting, not the abandonment of the whole sorry mess of a dumb idea.
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program Deadline: March 17, 2015 The Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program from the National Science Foundation is designed to encourage and develop future STEM educators. There are four programs, which provide support for STEM professionals at all stages of their careers to pursue teaching. NEW! Deadline: February 18, 2015 Here's a grant program for the young change-makers in your classroom or home. Summer Travel Grants from National Endowment for the Humanities Deadline: March 2, 2015 Each year, NEH provides stipends to K-12 and college educators so that they can attend summer institutes, workshops, and seminars.
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Coaching4Everyone. Alliancewp.com - Workers Assistance Program. 50 Great Coaching Questions. 50 Great Coaching Questions Guest Post by Darren Poke One of the key skills to being an effective coach is learning how to ask the right questions.
As a Life Coach with over ten years experience, I have been able to build up a sizable number of coaching questions that I’ve used effectively and I thought that I would try to catalog some of my favorites for this post. I was trained in the GROW (Goal, Reality, Options and Way Forward) Model, so I’ll be listing these questions under the relevant section. Goal: What must you accomplish in the next 12 months? Reality: What’s working well for you at the moment? Options: What do you think you should do first? Way Forward: What are you going to do in the next 24 hours? Do you have any other coaching questions that you would like to add?
Darren Poke, from Melbourne, Australia, is a life coach, motivational speaker, resume writer and blogger who aims to encourage, equip and inspire the people around him. Related Articles. Fit Brains.