Acknowledging our vulnerability as teachers by addressing difficulties in class openly is a powerful strategy for connection and learning.
17 Feb 2020 | 4 comments | Tags: Essays, Mindset, Vulnerability, Communication, Empathy, Conditional teaching
Spending thirty minutes of one class session on honest talk about stress and suffering and coping and healing can have an enormous positive impact on our students’ lives.
28 Oct 2019 | Tags: Essays, Mental health, Self-care, Empathy, Powertools
Why our usual thinking about empathy is flawed and how empathy as practice will improve our teaching.
6 Aug 2019 | 1 comment | Tags: Essays, Mindset, Empathy, Vulnerability, Privilege, Power