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Monday, September 23, 2019
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Thoughts from a Dad

Michael Bornn believes that adults should not teach children by telling them what to think and what to do. Instead, allow them to use their own innate curiosity and creativity, and to develop a love for learning.

Source Manager’s Journal: The Power of a Positive Vision

A true vision isn't "soft." Nor is it utopian or unachievable. Instead, it is a description of what we want a place or a country to look like in the future.

Virtue of the Week: Unity

Unity helps us work and live together peacefully. We feel connected with each other and all living things. We value the specialness of each person as a gift, not as a reason to fight or be scared.

Thank You for Allowing Me to Serve You

Kendall Griffith, M.D., who recently stepped down as CEO of Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center, gives his reasons for the path he has taken in life, and gives an account of what he and his staff have accomplished at JFL.

DRI Will Hold Public Forum on Enhancing Downtown Business

David Bornn of Downtown Revitalization Inc. invites the community to attend and participate in a forum where the Working Plan for enhancing business in Downtown will be presented.

Paying Tribute to David Hamilton Jackson

Nandi Sékou gives a brief biography of David Hamilton Jackson, revealing the many contributions he made to the history and progress of the Virgin Islands.

Where Is Your Engagement?

David A. Bornn is asking that every resident get involved in revitalizing and saving the Downtown area of Charlotte Amalie.

Source Manager’s Journal: Hoaxes and Hoaxes

The Source has done excellent investigative work in covering the controversial story of the impending – just two weeks away – 15 days of darkness. Is this a hoax? If not, we offer a list of precautions.

Virtue of the Week: Excellence

Excellence is doing your best, giving careful attention to every task and every relationship. Excellence is effort guided by a noble purpose. It is a desire for perfection.

Thoughts from the Head of School: Education Reform

Michael Bornn, head of the VI Montessori School and Peter Gruber International Academy, shares the three principles that are generally agreed upon by reformers of modern education in a United States that is falling further and further behind in world rankings of educational success.

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