Whether or not one has a religion is not important. What is important is to recognize that the majority of people in the world do practice a religion -- and that their beliefs can be a force for good as well as evil.
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Integral education advances liberal education and offers a radical makeover of the humanities by expanding them to include embodied and spiritual learning as well as global diversity.
Ultimately, if we "are what we teach," as Parker Palmer once famously offered, we are called to enact our deepest wisdom while we teach, parent, work, and walk through life.
When we intend something, and are open to the actual (and possibly different) outcome, there's an opportunity to learn, stay curious and be with a new, perhaps better outcome.
One of the functional practicalities of cultivating embodied awareness is the ability to hold
space as a teacher. Holding space is a delicate balance between sensing, feeling and action.
Caution: You may be underwhelmed if you read this from a mental perspective; this post is an offer to your body and spirit.
Ironically, Jobs was a college drop out who started a company that affected millions, and became pivotal in educating young people all over the world.
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