Unconditional Teaching

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Tag: Vulnerability

Podcast: The Empathetic Online Classroom

Katharina Pietsch | 11 Feb 2021 | 1 comment

In this episode Tyll talks about a five-day block seminar that he taught in July 2020 entitled “Owning Your Position: Critical Argumentation Skills for Scholars of Culture” in which he and the students created a very supportive, empathetic classroom atmosphere.

Showing vulnerability

Tyll Zybura | 17 Feb 2020 | 4 comments

Acknowledging our vulnerability as teachers by addressing difficulties in class openly is a powerful strategy for connection and learning.

On doing empathy

Tyll Zybura | 6 Aug 2019 | 1 comment

Why our usual thinking about empathy is flawed and how empathy as practice will improve our teaching.