passion [pash-uh n] noun: any powerful or compelling emotion or feeling, as love or hate.
curiosity [kyoo r-ee-os-i-tee] noun: the desire to learn or know about anything; inquisitiveness.
As humans, we are passionate and we are curious.
As educators, we are passionate and we are curious.
On this journey through life we pick up new tools, technologies, experiences, people, etc. to help us grow and be better more passionate and curious people.
I use those newly acquired tools to enhance my world; both personal and professional. And as I model this framework for my students, they can live it.
Friedman, T. L. (2013, January 29). It’s P.Q. and C.Q. as Much as I.Q. Retrieved July 25, 2016, from http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/30/opinion/friedman-its-pq-and-cq-as-much-as-iq.html?_r=0