Storytelling in Teaching: People Love What Other People Are Passionate About

In this first week of career study, I have been thinking a lot about storytelling. Some of the best teachers I have ever had were so impactful because they knew how to spin a good story. Sometimes it might seem that storytelling in teaching might only lend itself to subjects like history or english. However, … Continue reading Storytelling in Teaching: People Love What Other People Are Passionate About

Ascension from the Pits of Despair

This independent study project is unlike anything that we have ever done before. The feelings swirling around inside us this past summer after we had our first meeting with Mr. Heidt about what this course could be about are best captured by the opening of the satirical musical interpretation of the Harry Potter series, “A … Continue reading Ascension from the Pits of Despair