• 00:01    |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:06    |    
  • 00:11    |    
    Being a teacher in the past
  • 01:17    |    
    Difficulties and challenges about teaching
  • 03:27    |    
    Is there a favorite challenge when teaching?
    • Learning from the past to apply in the present
    • Idea of justice and fairness from the Laws of Hammurabi to the present
  • 05:46    |    
    Does something frustrate you when teaching?
    • The privilege of studying
    • Indiference in the educational system
    • The ideal professor and the approach to life
  • 08:38    |    
    Which were your best teachers?
    • Charles Grandi
    • Caring for students and the cause of education
  • 10:47    |    
    Which was your best learning experience?
  • Anecdote about the passion for teaching
  • 12:40    |    
    What should a student expect from a teacher?
  • Trusting the teacher
  • 14:56    |    
    Final words
  • 15:02    |    
    Final credits

Beyond Teaching Millennial Students

New Media  | 25 de agosto de 2014  | Vistas: 24

Professor Preston Jones shares his experience teaching at Brown University. He talks about the difficulties and common challenges when teaching and how we can learn from the past to apply better teaching practices in the present. Jones speaks about some of his frustrations regarding the educational system and the privilege of studying and mentions who was his favourite teacher and his best learning experience with an anecdote about the passion for teaching. Finally he talks about how students should trust their teachers and what should they expect from them.


Preston Jones is associate professor of history and he was previously…