Monday, June 29, 2015
Gymnasium - "naked training"
Gymnasium: I disapprove of much
and many and cast aspersions because
I am an inferior person: jealous, envious,
threatened, fearful, lacking empathy and
intestinal fortitude, insecure. I could go
on. It would be dishonest to pretend
I once commanded a class that their
papers be 10 pages in length. Because
I could. From one I got the finished
product with a single word on each of
Was that in accord with the letter
of the law, or the spirit? Think
about it. No, really think. Critical
thinking is our specialty, yes?
How would you grade it? Would your
grade say more about you or about
him? Would the fact that the student
had the balls to hand-in 10 words say
more about him or about me? What
would it say? Say.