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“Work with the hands is the apprenticeship of honesty. … No one is by nature exempt from the necessity to work with his hands.” —Mahatma Gandhi “The chief characteristic of handcrafts is that they maintain by their very nature a direct link with the human heart, so that the work always partakes of a human quality.” —Soetsu Yanagi 19 ...to experience the satisfaction of working with their hands. To work with one’s hands, to make, to fashion, to create with the body in concert with the mind and emotions is a fundamental experience that grounds all of our learning and understanding. Students need opportunities, guidance, and encouragement to engage in work with their hands so that it becomes an enduring practice in their lives.