The Best Teacher in You, 1st Edition

  • Robert Quinn
  • Kate Heynoski
  • Mike Thomas
  • Gretchen Spreitzer
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  • ISBN-10: 1626561796
  • ISBN-13: 9781626561793
  • DDC: 371.102
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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In this book you’ll learn from seven remarkable teachers and their stories of learning and, ultimately, deep change. The authors outline a framework that identifies four dimensions of effective teaching and learning that are integrated in the classrooms of highly effective teachers—you’ll discover how the framework helps you recognize and release the potential in you and others around you.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Learning from Highly Effective Teachers.
1: Becoming the Best Teacher in You: A Process, Not a Destination.
2: Embracing Connections: Integrating Essential Elements.
3: Opening the Mind: Embracing Deep Change.
4: Opening the Heart: Enhancing Relationships.
5: Empowering the Soul: Developing Yourself.
6: Empowering Others: Teaching That Transforms.
7: A Process for Development: Embedding Self-Reflection.
Conclusion: Strategies for Moving Forward.
Resource A: The Reflect Assessment.
Resource B: Organizational Culture Assessment Instrument for Classrooms.
Resource C: Appreciative Inquiry Protocol.
Resource D: Interview Protocol.
Resource E: Online Tools and Resources.
About the Authors.
About Battelle for Kids.
About the Center for Positive Organizations.