Teaching and Learning

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Undergrads Discuss Internship Experiences

Highlights

The cool thing is that some kids obviously thought this was too "touchy-feely" or "new age" even at discussion's end, but it recurred again and again in later class conversations…

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Thought

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Reading

Overview

Henry Real Bird, born and raised on the Crow Indian reservation in Montana, is a rancher, a poet, and a teacher at Northern Cheyenne Tribal School. The author of numerous poetry collections and children's…

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How Do We Learn What Is Good?

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Each participant contributed to the conversation and diverse viewpoints were expressed. Due to putting in a proposal months prior to the conference I had ample time to prepare the session.…

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Action and Non-Action

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Reading

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Chuang Tzu was a Chinese Taoist philosopher of the fourth century BCE.  He was the author of the compilation of writings known as the "Chuang-Tzu," from which "Action and Non-Action" was taken.…

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Teachers Reflect on Education and Testing

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The dialogue was very natural and I personally learned a lot because the participants were both teachers. I think we got pretty deep into the difficulties with standardized testing (talked…