In a Teacher’s Declaration, Discouraging Words and A Smidgen of Insight

January 1st, 2018 § 0 comments § permalink

Of the many criteria one might apply when considering what makes a great teacher, I think it’s fair to say that the ability to see and encourage something in a student that they do not yet necessarily see in themselves would rank high on the list. While this is probably not possible for each and every student, nor every teacher, one often hears stories from successful people about a teacher who really helped them along on their journey of education and discovery. As I contemplate my education, Continue reading...