Teacher Feature #19 – Steve Jobs’ Messages

As the end of the school year fast approaches, some students and teachers begin looking for inspiration and ideas to include in graduation and valedictory speeches. I admire individuals who can craft powerful and passionate messages using few words. The late Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple, was one such person.

Teacher Feature #19 – Steve Jobs – May, 2012

The following links provide insight into this amazing individual:

However, if you are looking for a powerful message to share with graduating students, I encourage you to invest 15 minutes to view Steve’s “three little stories” that he shared at the Stanford University Commencement in 2005:

YouTube video: “Steve Jobs’ 2005 Stanford Commencement Address”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UF8uR6Z6KLc

Readers may also review Steve Jobs’ Commencement address in transcript format as well. Such powerful ideas need to be shared so that they may inspire others.

Take care & keep smiling 🙂

Credits: iPhone artwork displayed with the kind permission of Patrick LaMontagne from his “Cartoon Ink” blog post entitled “The Genius Next Door“.

Larger Image: Brian Metcalfe’s Teacher Feature “photostream”
http://www.flickr.com/photos/life-long-learners

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