What’s the 6-word story that sums up why education is important to you?
Ever since Ernest Hemingway wrote what is considered to be the greatest 6-word story ever written, 6-word stories have become a great way to share thoughts, ideas, and philosophies in just six words.
Here’s Hemingway’s masterpiece:
For sale: baby shoes, never worn.
Whether it’s the greatest 6-word story ever written can be debated, but it would certainly qualify as one of the saddest, don’t you think?
So, now, my challenge to you fellow educator:
Write your own 6-word story that sums up why education is important to you— how it has shaped or defined your life.
Life without school is life unlived.
Bonus: For another take on the 6-word story, and maybe a way to get you noodling a little bit, check this out over at MindTrekker.
Please comment below.