David Thompson teaches education studies and popular culture, so naturally his talk is on teachers in film, from Educating Rita to The History Boys to Carry On Teacher! What can teachers learn from these teachers?
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Everybody is a Teacher
BY COURTNEY LAWRENCE
@ VOL 25
ON SEP 20, 2013
Courtney Lawrence was taught a valuable lesson by her sister, that she can learn something from everybody. Everybody is her teacher. Her life changed dramatically from that point on. She now works as a consumer insight consultant and teaches businesses the valuable lesson that she learned.
"Presentation of the Day" on December 12, 2013.
I didn't teach in the DPRK. It taught me.
BY WILL GOURLEY
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 22, 2016
Former entrepreneur and radio newsman, now teacher, Will Gourley blogs about Modern Learning and classroom life. His presentation shares his experiences, images and stories from the classroom, DMZ and everywhere in between from his trip to the DPRK.
The Teacher Who Learned to Listen
BY MARK KAWAKAMI
@ VOL 31
ON SEP 07, 2016
"Teaching isn’t just about bestowing substantive knowledge to students. It’s about teaching them and giving them experiences that Google can’t."
It is easy to grasp the concept that communication is a two-way street but how many of us really put the theory into practice? How easily do we fall on the default of just trying to put our point across, specially if we think about education?
Mark Kawakami is passionate about teaching and also describes himself as a failed comedian. In The Teacher Who Learned to Listen from PechaKucha Night Maastricht Vol. 31, he shared what conclusion he came to over the years of teaching.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Wednesday, December 2nd, 2016.
From Teacher to Illustrator
BY ANTHONY ATKINSON
@ VOL 26
ON JAN 25, 2017
"I'll be talking about re-invention and about how I got to where I am now"
In From Teacher to Illustrator from PechaKucha Night Brighton Vol. 26, Anthony Atkinson is a published illustrator and author but illustration was not his first vocation. In this honest and beautifully illustrated PechaKucha presentation, he shares his tale of reinvention and how he embraced his imaginative side.