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8/17/14

Why I Love Teaching: A Video Series


I've been doing a video series called "Why I Love Teaching." It's basically a daily reflection on why I feel lucky to get a chance to do this gig. The following is a list from newest to oldest. Feel free to check out other videos (or even subscribe) on my YouTube channel

Little Things
Feeling Tired
When Students Fall In Love With Writing
Going Low-Tech
Meet the Teacher Night
Setting Up Our Classroom
Administrators
Seeing Former Students
Creating Resources
Revisions
Immeasurable
Going to Conferences
Summer Unit Planning
School Supplies

JOHN SPENCER
Professor of Instructional Technology
I want to see kids embrace creativity. As a teacher, this meant murals, documentaries, STEM camps, and coding projects. As a dad, this has meant elaborate pillow forts and home-made pinball machines and the story of non-magical wizard who makes robots. It's also why I co-founded Write About. Interested in having me speak or consult on design thinking and creativity? Visit my speaking page and fill out the contact form at the bottom. I'll get back to you within 24 hours.

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