Archive for September, 2008

Robert Reich: Teaching how to teach

To kick off the academic year, invest 40 minutes to learn from former Secretary of Labor and U.C. Berkeley’s own Robert Reich, who in this insightful and humorous reflection on the experiences, opportunities, and obligations of a graduate student instructor/teaching assistant, illustrates why education is the ultimate human enterprise. The video can be watched by clicking here.

All members of our collective learning community — not just GSIs/TAs, and maybe especially undergraduate students — will benefit from musing on his commentary.

Play, think…
J. R. Atwood


September 23, 2008 at 2:06 am Leave a comment

Jason R. Atwood

I'm an avid trail runner and doctoral student at U.C. Berkeley who studies motivation and the relationship between the mind and body. This blog is a forum to share research, news, and musings about these topics of interest. More

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