Re: for those who don't read my blog (tsk tsk!)

  • From: Robert Freeman <robertgfreeman@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: jkstill@xxxxxxxxx, pete@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2011 18:42:47 -0700 (PDT)

I don't know... As I see some of the kids in this younger generation and the 
schools, I'm somewhat starting to worry about the reading thing. That though is 
for another OT thread... :)


On Mon Sep 12th, 2011 9:30 PM EDT Jared Still wrote:

>On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 7:21 AM, Pete Finnigan <pete@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>wrote:
>> Niall, Jason
>> Reminded me of a story about Einstein, someone once asked him one of his
>> own formulas and he didnt know it. the student was shocked but Einstien
>> simply said i dont need to carry that around in my head and he is right.
>> Real world experience is not just about having do it but also about the
>> big picture about knowing what to do, why and where to find out; having
>> lots of step by step instructions learned rote wont help when you need
>> to make decisions
>Nice analogy, thanks Pete.
>Anyone can read the documentation.
>Not everyone can understand it.  :)
>Jared Still
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