Better teaching: Inspirational teachers
|Inspiring teachers: perspectives and practices||Link||
The research sought to address the following questions:
|Great teachers are made, not born.||Link||From the guardian.com, featuring the work of Doug Lemov, author of Teach Like a Champion|
|Hero Teacher Sonya Romero
"The first question I ask the kids is if they've eaten"
|Link||Taken from YouTube: The Ellen Show. 5 mins|
|Wonderful quotes about Teachers Who Inspired Great Scientists||Link||These would make nice posters. From http://perimeterinstitute.ca.
Perimeter Institute for Theoritical Physics
|Learning with Mr Clarke – Circa 1985||Link||Wonderful blogpost from classteaching.wordpress.com about an inspirational chemistry teacher who taught his wife.|
|How do teachers inspire and engage their students?||Link||Just an acknowledgement from The Welcome Trust that these are important aspects of how we teach.|
“Very few [schools] measured their [science] departments’ performance against the lofty goal of ‘maintaining curiosity’”, Ofsted 2013.
|Link||Another intriguing quote from The Welcome Trust|
|The traits that make a ‘good’ teacher||Link||Report on recent reseach carried out in the school of education in UCD. From theirishtimes.com|