Are you a Magpie Learner? Take this totally unscientific quiz to find out:
____1. You discovered this blog.
____2. You’re an avid reader of stories, articles, artwork, other people, and, when nothing else is available, the sides of cereal boxes.
____3. You like to know what lies below the obvious.
____4. You’ve learned from those who are younger than you, who have less formal education, and whose life circumstances are radically different from your own.
____5. You don’t mind looking and feeling incompetent when you start to learn something new.
____7. You get as much enjoyment from the learning journey as from its final destination.
____8. You don’t think of yourself as a finished product.
____10. Sometimes what you set out to learn and what you actually discover are two entirely different things.
____11. As soon as you’ve mastered a skill, it’s time to learn a new one.
____ 12. You’ve learned from chance encounters and unexpected events.