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What beginners teach us

What beginners teach us

Keynote at OSDC.tw
Will be given April 19, 2013

Special thank you to 唐鳳 (Audrey Tang) for the translation to Chinese.

Selena Deckelmann

April 19, 2013

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  1. “In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, in the

    expert’s mind, there are few.” — Shunryu Suzuki 「新手心裡有許多可能性,  老手心裡則少得多。」 — 鈴木俊隆〈禪者的初心〉
  2. the one thing... Next time you answer a beginner’s question

    最重要的是… 當你回答新手的問題時
  3. take a moment and consider... How will the beginner feel

    when they hear your answer? 先停下來想一想… 聽到你的回答, 對方會有何感受?
  4. TMTOWTDI the best part of beginners mind adventure, possibility, inclusive

    做法不只一種 初心者最可貴之處: 冒險力、可能性、包容心
  5. our job as teacher is to answer... “What do I

    do next?” 我們的工作就是回答: 「下一步該做什麼?」
  6. And to consider: How do people feel while they’re taking

    the next step? 並且考慮到: 人們在做下一步時 內心的感受如何?
  7. “The unwritten first chapter” Early wins In-person connections Learning environment

    Big goals 快速上手 人際聯繫 共學環境 目標遠大 「開源初步」
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