“When somebody has learned how to program a computer … You’re joining a group of people who can do incredible things. They can make the computer do anything they can imagine.” ~~ Tim Berners-Lee


“The web is more a social creation than a technical one. I designed it for a social effect — to help people work together — and not as a technical toy.” ~~ Tim Berners-Lee

Filed under: Creativity,  Education,  Tim Berners-Lee

“The world’s urban poor and the illiterate are going to be increasingly disadvantaged and are in danger of being left behind. The web has added a new dimension to the gap between the first world and the developing world. We have to start talking about a human right to connect.” ~~ Tim Berners-Lee

Filed under: Education,  Leadership,  Tim Berners-Lee,  Values

“Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living.” ~~ John Dewey

Filed under: Education,  John Dewey,  Learning,  Life

“Those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” ~~ George Santayana

Filed under: Education,  George Santayana,  Knowledge

“Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it’s the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.” ~~ Sir Ken Robinson


“Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education.” ~~ Charlotte Bronte

Filed under: Charlotte Bronte,  Education,  Tolerance

“The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.”  ~~ Robert Maynard Hutchins


“You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating
curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.” ~~ Clay P. Bedford

Filed under: Children,  Clay P. Bedford,  Education,  Enthusiasm,  Learning,  Life

“The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think.” ~~  Bill Beattie

Filed under: Bill Beattie,  Education,  Learning