As a Matter of Fact
Some Facts
are Fiction
Lies & Misinformation
We Pass On to Our Kids
A Presentation from Byron Wolt

1
We Only
Want the
BEST
3
Over 20 Years

Motivation
Education
Inspiration

4
that are REALLY
W i t h

Ways

t o

Ma ke

T h e m

T R UE
Practice
Makes
Perfect
Fiction
6
Fact

Practice
Makes

Permanent
7
Fiction
If you

… you’ll

what you
do…

work a day
in your life
Fact

Alarm Clock, Traffic,
Bosses, Bills, Deadlines,
Rude People, etc., etc., etc..

Still have

9
Fiction

Money ’s

NOT
Important
10
Fact
Money’s
NOT the

MOST
Important
Thing
Fiction

Sticks &
Stones
May Break
My Bones
But Words Will
Never Hurt Me
Fact

WORDS

YOU Say &

WORDS
YOU Don’t Say

Can & Will

Be Used Against
You Can’t Teach
an Old Dog…
Fiction
14
Laura Ingalls Wilder
Publishes her 1st book at 64

Julia Childs got her 1st
Cooking show at 51

Grandma Moses began
painti...
Fiction

If at First

YOU

Don’t Succeed
Try, Try Again
If at first you don’t succeed…

Find Out Why
Then Modify

Fact

17
Fiction
Fact
st
1
nd
2
rd
3

YOU CAN
Learn What to Do
Decide If You’re
Willing To Do It
Do It
19
Fiction

(no pun intended)

You Can’t
Judge a
Book by
It’s Cover
Fact

You Can

Sports Illustrated Cover

Judge a Book by It’s Cover

Business & Tourism Magazine Cover

But NOT Always Acc...
It’s NOT WHAT
You Know

Fiction

It’s WHO
YOU Know
Fact

WHAT

WHO

WHO

YOU KNOW

YOU KNOW

KNOWS YOU

Sets You Up for Life
TEACH
WELL

from
Byron Wolt
Speak to
Students
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A presentation discussing myths we tell our kids. Examples of how the collective wisdom of generations is NOT always correct and little changes we can make to make what we teach our kids better and more useful to them.

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As a Matter of Fact, Some Facts Are Fiction - Lies and Misinformation we Pass on to Our Kids

  1. 1. As a Matter of Fact Some Facts are Fiction Lies & Misinformation We Pass On to Our Kids A Presentation from Byron Wolt 1
  2. 2. We Only Want the BEST
  3. 3. 3
  4. 4. Over 20 Years Motivation Education Inspiration 4
  5. 5. that are REALLY W i t h Ways t o Ma ke T h e m T R UE
  6. 6. Practice Makes Perfect Fiction 6
  7. 7. Fact Practice Makes Permanent 7
  8. 8. Fiction If you … you’ll what you do… work a day in your life
  9. 9. Fact Alarm Clock, Traffic, Bosses, Bills, Deadlines, Rude People, etc., etc., etc.. Still have 9
  10. 10. Fiction Money ’s NOT Important 10
  11. 11. Fact Money’s NOT the MOST Important Thing
  12. 12. Fiction Sticks & Stones May Break My Bones But Words Will Never Hurt Me
  13. 13. Fact WORDS YOU Say & WORDS YOU Don’t Say Can & Will Be Used Against
  14. 14. You Can’t Teach an Old Dog… Fiction 14
  15. 15. Laura Ingalls Wilder Publishes her 1st book at 64 Julia Childs got her 1st Cooking show at 51 Grandma Moses began painting at 71 My mom (will have pictures here) drove her first 1st motor cycle at 56 Drove an IROC Z into her 70’s Fact Roget’s 1st Thesaurus at 73 Proof Guys Can Learn Too
  16. 16. Fiction If at First YOU Don’t Succeed Try, Try Again
  17. 17. If at first you don’t succeed… Find Out Why Then Modify Fact 17
  18. 18. Fiction
  19. 19. Fact st 1 nd 2 rd 3 YOU CAN Learn What to Do Decide If You’re Willing To Do It Do It 19
  20. 20. Fiction (no pun intended) You Can’t Judge a Book by It’s Cover
  21. 21. Fact You Can Sports Illustrated Cover Judge a Book by It’s Cover Business & Tourism Magazine Cover But NOT Always Accurately 21
  22. 22. It’s NOT WHAT You Know Fiction It’s WHO YOU Know
  23. 23. Fact WHAT WHO WHO YOU KNOW YOU KNOW KNOWS YOU Sets You Up for Life
  24. 24. TEACH WELL from Byron Wolt Speak to Students

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