CHAPTER 2What My Students Taught Me
The power and joy of sharing good news
A Teacher’s Dumb Luck Leads to a Life-Changing Discovery
Lesson planning, or preparing for class, is one of the most important and demanding aspects of teaching at any level. If you’re a teacher, you know exactly what I mean. If you’re not, you’d probably be surprised at how many hours it requires.
Most of the time, the better prepared you are, the better the class goes. But on occasion, a lesson plan you thought would be great totally bombs—every teacher’s biggest nightmare. And on other occasions, you might get just plain lucky. That’s what this next story is about: dumb ...