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Sunday, May 25, 2014

Overcoming Challenges: A "View of the Week"

Education is about transformation and is about changing lives.   Sometimes, one gets inspiration in the most unlikely of places.   In the latest "Virtual Journey" on this Odyssey, ran across this courtesy of the team @ Ted.Com that is ever so revealing in thinking about what is truly within the realm of the possible:

Writer Andrew Solomon has spent his career telling stories of the hardships of others. Now he turns inward, bringing us into a childhood of adversity, while also spinning tales of the courageous people he's met in the years since. In a moving, heartfelt and at times downright funny talk, Solomon gives a powerful call to action to forge meaning from our biggest struggles. Watch »

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