What Is Good Teaching?

Editor’s Note: In 1988, a teacher most commonly had 15 years of experience. In recent years, that number is closer to just three years leading a classroom. The “On Teaching” series focuses on the wisdom of veteran teachers. Renee Moore still remembers the young man who changed the way she taught. It was 1999, and […]

Children Are Born Scientists. What If School Encouraged That?

Editor’s Note: In 1988, a teacher most commonly had 15 years of experience. In recent years, that number is closer to just three years leading a classroom. The “On Teaching” series focuses on the wisdom of veteran teachers. Growing up, Gary Koppelman, now an award-winning science teacher, didn’t think he’d make it to college. In […]