Activity: Zen Demonstration
Great teacher, I have come to learn from you.
Teacher: (Sizing up pupil)
I see. Welcome, please come in.
down. Master prepares tea.
Would you care for some tea?
Yes I would, Master
tea slowly, until cup is overflowing. Student in shock.
Master, my cup is overflowing.
Then how am I to teach you?
Spend 5 minutes writing about the significance
of this little story for you. Do you see connections to types of
education that Plato identifies? What is YOUR metaphor for education?
--from the GNED website