Posts tagged mentoring
What a Grimm Witch Can Teach us About Teaching

It’s really hard to be a teacher, not only because your character is so thoroughly on display every day, but because you are so impactful. We have to have a kind of personal vigilance, a thoughtfulness, an honesty, and an openness, that is demanding to maintain. But this secret work — this behind-the-scenes work never reported in evaluations, this work of being a good person who models honesty, compassion, and dignity every day — is the most important work an educator does for our society.

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