• 00:00    |    
    Initial credits
  • 19.75    |    
  • 28.8    |    
    What does teaching mean?
  • 01:52    |    
    Is teaching demanding for both the teacher and the student?
  • Contradiction of centuries of tradition
  • 02:33    |    
    What new teaching tools and methods are you developing?
  • 03:43    |    
    How do you know if you have been successful in teaching?
  • 04:0.7    |    
    How do you combine your entrepreneurial and teaching activities? What is the relationship between them?
  • 05:2.5    |    
    How do you know if you failed as a teacher?
  • Explicit and implicit learning contracts
  • 06:41.30000000000001    |    
    Final words
  • 06:51    |    
    Final credits

Interview with Jeff Sandefer during APEE Annual Conference 2009

New Media  | 05 de abril de 2009  | Vistas: 181

Jeff Sandefer describes what it means to be a good teacher and the importance of approaching the classroom with humility rather than arrogance. Sandefer challenges the idea that the purpose of education is to prepare students to serve society. Instead, he explains that a teacher’s job is to ask questions and to inspire. Sandefer describes new teaching tools and techniques he is developing and explains how teachers know when they have failed or succeeded. Finally, he touches on the relationship between entrepreneurship and teaching.


Jeff Sandefer is a conceptualizer/promoter of reform in Texas state universities;…