I’m fascinated by people’s resistance to change. I suppose my fascination stems from my fondness for change. I used to not appreciate how different I am from the norm. But I finally got it. I finally understand humans’ deep resistance to change.
I suppose there’s probably an evolutionary explanation. Not that it matters. An understanding of its roots wouldn’t change this phenomenon. We simply have to deal with it, in real time.
One of the areas where our resistance to change is most profound, and most damaging to our kids, concerns starting times for our kids’ schools. Continue reading