Philosophy of Teaching

Proven Strategies to Ace and Embrace Teaching – Education Article

Owning It: Proven Strategies to Ace and Embrace TeachingBy Alex Kajitani(Solution Tree, 2019 – Learn more) Reviewed by Linda Biondi Whether you are a novice teacher or a veteran teacher, Alex Kajitani’s book will be your guide to continuing your passion for teaching by helping you “own it.” You may think, “I already own all the lesson plans I have to write, the papers I need to grade, the report cards I need to complete. How much more can I…

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A Growth Mindset: Essential for Student & Faculty Success – Education Article

There is increasing awareness among K-12 educators on the importance of fostering a growth mindset. A recent survey by the Education Week Research Center (2016) indicated that 45 percent of K-12 educators were well acquainted with the concept of growth mindset, and almost all believed that nurturing a growth mindset in their students would improve learning outcomes. Although mindset is receiving a great deal of consideration in the K-12 classroom from teachers across disciplines, there has been less attention devoted…

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