Lesson One: Striving for Excellence

 “Knowledge is as wings to man’s life.” – Oriental proverb

 Topic: Every human being is born with a drive towards excellence. Justice is when everyone can achieve excellence.


o   What we learn can be used to benefit ourselves and humanity

o   Striving for excellence is something that everyone can do, not only smart people

o   There is joy in learning

Material Used:

1.  “Stop and Hear the Music” video

2.  “Struggle for Smarts? How Eastern And Western Cultures Tackle Learning” radio program

3.  Excellence Scenarios