How A Middle-School Principal Persuaded Students To Come To School
not going to see this man in no news nowhere
Right and that’s sad. But he’s doing amazing work. These are the kinds of people we need in our schools and they sadly get no recognition.the school i work at follows a similiar style, giving out scholar dollars for good behavior, grades etc.
whatever we gotta do to keep these kids in school
“Sometimes I’ll be working on a piece and I’ll hear a piece of music and think, ‘That’s what this piece is,’ and it’ll come to me that way. Sometimes I’ll be working on a piece at the piano and think, ‘I want to paint that piece.’ It’s not really just one approach to getting there.”
Correcting Internet DisInformation: The American Space Pen / The Russian Pencil
thank you for this.
And then from his initial investment of >$1,000,000, the Fisher Pen Co. was able to make a lot of money and grow the overall size of the U.S. economy and create lots of jobs.
So essentially a story that is supposed to be about government inefficiency turns out to be a story about how the U.S. government worked with a private company to make space travel safer while also stimulating economic growth.
The moral of the story is not that the Soviet Union was more efficient. The moral of the story is that by failing to allow private investment in innovation, the Soviet Union was doomed.
Incidentally, Paul Fisher, who invented the Fisher space pen, was a fascinating guy. He had this plan to eliminate income and property taxes with a progressive asset tax and even ran for President. And the Fisher Space Pen Co. is still a going concern, still employing people, and still generating a return on Fisher’s million-dollar investment.
Which a brings us to the Seinfeld episode about the astronaut pen.
at my wedding, I want 9 people dressed up as the members of the fellowship of the ring to attend and halfway through the vows they stand up and start arguing until the one dressed up as Frodo shouts “I will do it, I will take the ring to the bride!”
then it just falls silent as he slowly brings me the Ring of Power