A Path With Heart: The Inner Journey to Teaching Mastery

Pete Reilly Tom McKeveny Mark Woodward


A Path With Heart: The Inner Journey to Teaching Mastery

A Path With Heart: The Inner Journey to Teaching Mastery

  • Title: A Path With Heart: The Inner Journey to Teaching Mastery
  • Author: Pete Reilly Tom McKeveny Mark Woodward
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 185
  • Format: Kindle Edition



A Path with Heart is an invitation to think about great teaching as a journey of self discovery Master Teachers understand, and research confirms, that it s not only what we know about our subject and pedagogy that determines our effectiveness but also how well we know our students and ourselves A Path with Heart offers a new and dynamic approach to increasing stu A Path with Heart is an invitation to think about great teaching as a journey of self discovery Master Teachers understand, and research confirms, that it s not only what we know about our subject and pedagogy that determines our effectiveness but also how well we know our students and ourselves A Path with Heart offers a new and dynamic approach to increasing student performance while decreasing stress and teacher burnout It s a practical guide for teachers willing to walk a road less travelled, a path of self reflection, self awareness, and practice It provides tools and practices to help us Reconnect to our purpose and passion De stress and diminish overwhelm Deepen our self awareness through mindfulness Acknowledge and use our strengths and gifts Become aware of our historical tendencies and habits Stay centered and in the midst of action Build trusting relationships Bring learning to life by bringing our life to learning, and Reilly exposes the myth that teaching with heart is soft, and grounds the book in research that confirms what many teachers know intuitively, soft skills are really essential skills In fact, it s our hearts that hold the keys to unlocking our students minds From the book It s you the self you are that inspires, motivates, encourages, and ignites the fire of curiosity in your students They flourish when they come into contact with your own true heart That s the magic of teaching Trusting relationships are key to our students academic success, as well as to their emotional and social growth Never has a book that focuses on the inner life, emotional well being, and classroom presence of the teacher been necessary Teachers are increasingly feeling the stress of punitive measures of accountability, a fixation on test scores, changing demographics, increased poverty, and a culture of scarcity Reilly offers a passionate call to keep teaching a path with heart Like Parker Palmer s, The Courage to Teach this book broadens the conversation around great teaching to include knowledge of self It s an inspirational love letter to the teaching profession and to and to those caring individuals who have the courage to share themselves with their students, day in and day out From the book In my experience human beings have shown themselves to be resilient, self healing, self learning organisms and when we as educators turn our attention inward, when we re able to find the wisdom within us we find the path that is precisely right for us, and us alone.


Recent Comments "A Path With Heart: The Inner Journey to Teaching Mastery"

A Path With Heart is a great read with universal messages for professionals from all walks of life. In his book, Reilly writes from his own experience as a teacher, but the wisdom and lessons can be applied to any role in every industry. Throughout the book, there are real examples of people facing common challenges. As part of the Epilogues, Reilly provides some closure by sharing more about the outcome of these people's path. A very nice touch.This is also a very personal story for the author [...]


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