We used to value the person known for contemplation, but now we appreciate the person of action says author Susan Cain in her passionate and thought-provoking TED Talk. By focusing so much on the extrovert, we leave introverts and their valuable contributions behind. This viewing guide contains twel
Flipped classroom- are you curious? Salman Khan of the wildly popular Khan Academy (millions of YouTube hits) proposes to transform the traditional method of instruction, the classroom lecture. By using interactive, short videos that students can pause, repeat or play on their time, he argues for us
The movie 'Dead Poet's Society' features Robin Williams as an instructor at a small college-prep New England school for boys. Williams is an excellent example of a master teacher. His characteristics of good teaching are a model for all new and veteran teachers, and finding these characteristics are
Students or staff watch the PBS Frontline Video and use the questions to guide their viewing and keep them focused.
About the film:
"In 'Inside the Teenage Brain,' FRONTLINE chronicles how scientists are exploring the recesses of the brain and finding some new explanations for why adolescents beha