Hagen Seibert wrote:
I also know teachers, who admitted freely to me, that they would coose certain techniques, e.g. from the latest seminar, because THEY were interested in rehearsing these techniques. Now, that´s not being serious as a teacher to me.
Counterpoint: I found that these times (when Sensei chose techniques he was interested in) were among those where I learned most. I'm not sure why.
Hmm, I quess I have to think a bit about this. Fascinating and intriguing....