Taking ideas you learn now and using them later in the classroom. Finding common ground with students. Ep. 107
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Everything is applicable if you make it applicable. That’s something I said at lunch today on a Zoom with friends, and it gelled with me enough to sit and discuss what it meant. We can teach lessons, or mini-lessons from the metaphors of our own experiences. Tavis talks about working in mindfulness at the end of the day. 10 minutes in, Danny talks about “being the calm” for students during periods of upheaval. We discuss how to bring balance and depth to your classroom. Bonding over common interest can also be helpful. We also break down the composting method of teaching, and making your own fun.
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