"Have the courage to live as yourself; aspire to be rather than to have; life is not a contest, but a celebration."

--The Tao of Bill


The Bill Vinson Web Site

...in the interest of celebrating language and ideas


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Current Assignments:

All classes: Synthesis papers due August 30!


Senior Memory books due December


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“We all love to instruct, though we can teach only what is not worth knowing.”
              --Jane Austen

 “Only when experiment will be at the foundation of school, only when every school will be, so to speak, a pedagogical laboratory, will the school not fall behind the universal progress…"  --Leo Tolstoy

“Education must be of a new type for the sake of the creation of the new world.”            --Mahatma Gandhi


“I cannot teach anybody anything.  I can only make them think.”   



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