Work Earnestly, And You’ll Avoid The Crowds!

“Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed – there’s so little competition.” ~ Elbert Hubbard Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915) was an American writer, publisher, artist and philosopher. He was the initiator of the Roycroft artisan community in East Aurora, New York, and died tragically in 1915 aboard the British passenger liner, RMS […]

road sign says detour below a winding snakey arrow.

Detours Often Unplanned

  “Are Your Students Better Off?” While browsing a LinkedIn group for educators, the National Education Association, I came upon a provocative discussion that began with the question I just quoted above. Herm Allen posted the discussion question to challenge teachers to reflect on the benefits students may have gained in their classrooms this year. […]

Fioravanti standing at front of classroom smiling.

Newly Released 2014 Edition of “Journey”

Waterloo, ON: May 12, 2014 Fiora Books announced today the long-awaited release of the 2014 edition of  A Personal Journey to the Heart of Teaching by award-winning author, John Fioravanti. Published by Waterloo-based Fiora Books, Journey is Fioravanti’s second non-fiction book pertaining to education. It provides an inside view as to what it’s like to […]