I’m sitting at a Starbucks. Right in front of me is a student and teacher. It’s private tutoring or something. It’s pretty clear though that one is teach and one is learning. It’s such a great sight to behold. You can see it in the body language – in the way that they are engaged in the conversation. It’s in the anticipation of the student and the excitement of the explanation of the teacher. They’re both shaking their heads in agreement. You can physically see the transmission of knowledge and the intense soaking in of every word. It’s magic. It’s the coolest thing. I’m not sure you can truly know what I’m talking about unless you’ve taught yourself. It’s much harder for me to see it in myself, but watching it is pretty cool. Have you ever experienced teaching magic – either as a teacher or as a student? Tell me the story.
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