A New Definition For Equity In Education
Teaching

A New Definition For Equity In Education

A New Definition For Equity In Education by Terry Heick In a profession increasingly full of angst and positioning and corrective policy, there are few ideas as easy to get behind as equity. Equal. Equality. Equity. Equilibrium. Equate. These are all fine ideas—each tidy and whole, implying their own kind of justice while connotating the…

Ep. 22 Education And Entrepreneurship With Dyme Startup Founder Joey Prather
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Ep. 22 Education And Entrepreneurship With Dyme Startup Founder Joey Prather

Ep. 22 Education And Entrepreneurship With Dyme Startup Founder Joey Prather by Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought Professional Development This is episode 22 of the TeachThought Podcast! Drew Perkins talks with Dyme startup founder Joey Prather about the parallels between the startup and the education worlds and how being more entrepreneurial can benefit teaching and learning. Links…

Meeting Wendell Berry
Education

Meeting Wendell Berry

Meeting Wendell Berry by Terry Heick “Because of the penmanship.” The man I’d been chasing for ten years now had been speaking with two authors seated next to him at what appeared to be a wooden supper table, but covered in books and coffee. After a decade of endless and painful reconciliation between belief and…

“The Peace Of Wild Things” By Wendell Berry
Learning

“The Peace Of Wild Things” By Wendell Berry

“The Peace Of Wild Things” By Wendell Berry by TeachThought Staff Presented without context, a beautiful poem about suffering, anxiety about the future, and ultimately–finally–love. By our resident muse, Wendell Berry, here is “The Peace Of Wild Things.” The Peace of Wild Things When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in…

Wendell Berry And Preparing Students For “Good Work”
Education

Wendell Berry And Preparing Students For “Good Work”

Wendell Berry And Preparing Students For “Good Work” by Terry Heick Ed note: this was was republished from its original publishing on Berry’s birthday in 2015–thus the publishing date shown and first line being out of agreement. Today (August 5th) is Wendell Berry’s 81st birthday. The influence of Berry on my life–and thus inseparably from…

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