Teaching Related Quotes
In my opinion the teaching of volleyball technique, ..., must always be correlated with tactical tasks.
“We spend a lot of time teaching them about collaboration and in establishing one coaching approach. While everyone has his own coaching style, we want some structure to the coaching. For example, the primary assumption is that every operator wants to work safely. The job of the coach is to work with employees so they work safely. The emphasis is on working collaboratively, rather than dictatorially.”
As for what's the most challenging aspect of teaching, it's convincing younger writers of the importance of reading widely and passionately.
“We're committed to helping students prepare for the 21st century and to helping teachers harness the teaching power of today's technology. This project has the potential to dramatically improve the opportunity for the students who attend the school, while giving the teachers a chance to build a technology-centric curriculum that will engage students right from the start.”
Anything that is worth teaching can be presented in many different ways. These multiple ways can make use of our multiple intelligences.
I hated teaching composition. I was playing music I didn't particularly want to play, being on committees I didn't want to be on.
“He was the most interesting person I've ever met. He had a lot of passion for teaching. We knew he wasn't there for the paycheck. ... He really cared about his students.”
I probably learned most at MIT by teaching and working with Peter Diamond, who acted like a big brother to me during my time in the department.