Tag: students

  • More than content and pedagogical competence …

    More than content and pedagogical competence …

    Photo Credit: Shar Geraldino My Educational Philosophy I believe that education should focus on developing self-sufficient and globally competitive members of society. Successful educators understand the fine balance between advocacy for academic rigor and responsiveness to student needs. While they foster high expectations for all students, great teachers are, at the same time, highly cognizant of […]

  • God is Raining on You, Son!

    God is Raining on You, Son!

    by Peter Lopez Four years ago I started this new career in teaching. Four years ago I was beautiful. I had not one grey hair on my face. I didn’t have these bags under my eyes or this line across my forehead. I know. You are looking at me and you are asking: “What happened, man?” […]