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The Teacher 13

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This is Episode 13 of The Teacher Series. If you missed any of the past episodes, kindly catch up at this link ———->  3,277 more words

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Teaching on the Edge

(This is a highly abbreviated edition of a previously published page)

Once you start looking, the heartfelt criticisms of modern education are stunning. In a delightful letter written to Paul Strand from Texas in 1917, Georgia O’Keeffe told of an exhilarating risk she took in her search for authentic education: “I’ve talked in Faculty Meeting,” she wrote, “a rearing, snorting time – it was amazing to me – I just knocked everybody’s head against the wall and made hash – and told them what I thought of school teachers and their darned courses of study and raised a time generally — it was an event … I talked for conservation of thought- in the child and the student- education for the livingness of life rather than to get a certificate- That teachers are not living – they are primarily teachers … Art never seemed so worthwhile to me before” (Cowart & Hamilton, 1987, P. 2,069 more words

Philosophy

The Teacher 12

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This is Episode 12 of The Teacher Series. If you missed any of the past episodes, kindly catch up at this link ———->  3,628 more words

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Approaching Authority

The writer of Ecclesiastes explores all that is under the sun with his powers of observation. Though he mostly dwells on the conclusion that everything is ultimately meaningless, he inserts some practical advice on a few topics. 294 more words

The Teacher 11

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This is Episode 11 of The Teacher Series. If you missed any of the past episodes, kindly catch up at this link ———->  4,094 more words

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Unusual Teachers

By: Adeline Wong, Inez Tan, Dominic Chua

Mr Lim Yao Xiang
Teacher, Physical Education (Year 5–6) and Water Polo Coach (A-Division Girls and B-Division Boys) 3,956 more words

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The Teacher 10

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This is Episode 10 of The Teacher Series. If you missed any of the past episodes, kindly catch up at this link ———->  3,688 more words

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