How would you describe your perspective on teaching?
I believe that a classroom environment in which respect, collaboration, discussion, and critical thinking are encouraged can be an appropriate place for
learning and teaching. As a teacher, I understand that I learn from my students as much as they learn from me. Therefore, the background knowledge, experience, and expertise that students bring to the classroom should be valued. When students feel comfortable expressing their ideas and concerns, they are more likely to take advantage of the lessons being taught in the classroom. Continue reading