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Emerging Trend: Educating for Humanity

In a faculty meeting this week, a colleague shared the following Holocaust survivor letter with us. Dear Teacher, I am a survivor of a concentration camp. My eyes saw what no man should witness: Gas chambers built by learned engineers. Children poisoned by educated physicians. Infants killed by trained nurses. Women and babies shot and […]

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Words that Ignite Learning

It seems like a ridiculous question: Can a teacher’s words influence student learning?  Of course, we’d respond, how well a teacher explains new ideas naturally influences student learning. But what about the words that are less planned, the comments teachers make in response to students’ ideas, efforts, and results? Can they make much of a […]

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