They were smart enough to bring in eric schmidt to be chairman and ceo when the business took off schmidt was the former ceo of novell and cto of sun microsystems a phd, schmidt is a man of. With donald trump splitting the pool of job applicants by educational backgrounds in the show's third season, the battle of book smarts against street smarts promises to be more than just a. Street smarts versus book smarts how good are you when it comes to thinking quick on your feet do you need a manual to tell you how to do everything. Probably best to have both but lacking that street smarts is betterhowever book smart people have a little club of educated fools they are part of, a piece of paper is needed for membership.
Book smart studied a lot from books, researches, theories etc, has a theoretical knowledge street smart is a person who lives consciously, pays attenrion to things happening arund him & others. One is book smarts whereas the other is street smarts book smarts refer to the education, schooling and other kinds of knowledge that one has acquired it solely is a theoretical understanding of facts or ideas. Street smarts test : the value of book smarts is undeniable street smarts, however, encompasses knowledge that generally cannot be learned through education but rather, from experience.
To be honest, in china, there are almost all “book smarts” in the schools whatever it is a kindergarten, or a elementary school, or a junior school, or a high school, even a college. I once heard someone utter the phrase, “when someone says that they aren’t street smart, but book smart, what i really hear is, ‘i’m not real smart, but i’m imaginary smart’ “ i don’t have to tell you which side believes this, but i have one simple question: who decided that “book. Book smart or street smart two sides of the same coin it’s back to school time once again but while we are focused on school learning and book smarts, we may be overlooking other essential life skills like street smartsacademic education and common sense life lessons are two sides of the same coin.
Question 2/10 someone offers to sell you three copies of a brand new jane austen novel for the price of one what do you do buy the novels, sell them on ebay. Book smart vs street smart in the article, “hidden intellectualism,” gerald graff discusses the topic of book smart versus street smart being street smart means having interest in other activities more than in school work, while being book smart is the complete opposite of that. Street smarts in fact, i’d like to argue that without street smarts, the entire concept of book smarts is really nothing being street smart means you have the ability to interact, function, and thrive in the world around you. On the face of it the terms book smart and street smart simply differentiate between people who went to university and those who figured it all out on their own ie attended the school of hard. The difference between academic intelligence (book smarts) and practical intelligence (street smarts) was first define in terms of the tasks involved (neisser, 1976) academic intelligence is measured by iq and most classroom testing.
Street smart vs book smart people which is really the smartest 10players news tells it like it is. Since kendra and tana started out on opposing teams, it would become the final battle of book smarts vs street smarts trump picked three previously fired candidates to serve as the employees of each finalist. The youth made key distinctions between being book smart vs street smart this distinction is a direct challenge by the youth to the dominant discourse of smartness or “book smarts” as it operates in schools. Street smarts refer to the tactical knowledge you gain through experience whereas book smarts relate to what you learn in school there are certain skills you need to become successful in life.
Book smarts are the facts and data you get by studying books and going to school street smarts are the skills you learn by working and socializing in the real world both are valuable. In fact, i'd say book smart over street smart anyday of the week, twice on sundays currently applying to med school so i am all about academia last but not least, i actually think you're undervaluing test-taking and memorization skills. Would having high academic qualifications aka book smart help you nail that job interview or would experience in tackling challenges set in life first hand, aka street smart appeal more to interviewers.
In a way, while having book smarts relies on learning and holding on to facts, street smarts relies more on the practical uses of information that has already been acquired. As an entrepreneur, finding a balance between street smarts vs book smarts has been crucial in this blog article, i share more on how to find that balance blog street smarts vs book smarts, the epic debate continued growing up, i’ve never really been book smart everything about the books we had in school disgusted me. South africa’s dismal education system is sadly a triumph of corrupt street smarts over naïve book smarts, where looting tenderpreneurs have enriched themselves at the expense of our youth’s education – no matter how much budget our bookish parliamentarians throw at the problem. Intelligence vs education logic and common sense i'd rather have street smarts, intelligence, logic and common sense yes, people go to school to get educated, get all these fancy degrees and all that, gain knowledge about mathematics, science, biology, english, and other subjects, people have this perception that if they do not earn high marks.