Teaching to Change Lives: Seven Proven Ways to Make Your Teaching Come Alive
More lists with this book...
Are you finished? Ok. I wonder how many you could list.
Dead Poet's Society
To Sir With Love
The Karate Kid (I might be stretching it)
Sister Act 2...well, maybe "great" is loose term
I've always watched these movies and been inspired; however, when was the last time that you sat in a classroom where the teacher or professor even knew the meaning of the word "inspiration"? I've had one of two ...more
I appreciate his stress on the portable of the teacher and the student being "on the same team."
As a Pastor/Missionary/teacher, I found this book very helpful and I highly recommend it to all teachers and students
The book itself was written in the 1987, ...more
"Cei mai mulţi profesori merg la ore fie pregătiţi parţial, fie total nepregătiţi. Ei sunt ca mesagerii fără mesaj. Lor le lipseşte în întregime puterea şi entuziasmul necesare pentru a da roadele pe care am îndreptăţiţi să le vedem din eforturile pe care le fac." John Milton Gregor
"Întrebarea-cheie este... Tu eşti motivat?"
"-Prefer ca sudenţii mei să piardă aici, dar să cîştige în viaţă, şi să piardă în rest. Dar no ...more
Though I've never met the author I imagine he speaks like he writes. The book is written with a great deal of passion and enthusiasm. You can almost hear his excitement which makes it easy to ...more
Chock-filled with illustrations and anecdotes, Hendricks covers seven of his "laws of a teacher" that not only teach you how to be a transformational teacher, but rem ...more
Though I read this book as part of my professional development as a school teacher, it shoul ...more
Practical walkthrough of what to think about if you're in a position to teach. Discusses method in terms of the underlying reasons and attitudes that shape the teachers goals, the teacher's relationship with the student, and the desired effect on the student's attitude and goals.
The intended audience is Christians who believe the Bible is the true and infallible word of God and who want to teach Bible to others. Incredibly useful for anyone in the intended demographic, including those who wish...more
His primary audience is people working in Christian education fields, but it's quite easy to take his ideas and apply them to absolutely any teaching situation. Give him a try, teachers...you only need to invest an afternoon off of grading papers to read this slim little nugget of wisdom.
There is no substitute for a strong passion for one's topic; students get it when we are really connected to our subject matter!