Shannon Philpott-Sanders

Writing, Reflecting, Teaching, Parenting

Teaching the Teacher

studentteacherOne of the most exciting aspects of teaching is the fact that I don’t always have to teach. I’m not referring to the summer breaks but rather those teaching moments where the students teach the teacher.

I specifically chose a career in higher education because I want to be a lifelong learner. I want to learn just as much from my students as they learn from me. It’s a partnership – a coaching relationship – and it’s the best job I’ve ever had. Continue reading

November 4, 2009 Posted by | Blog, Journalism, Teaching | , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment