What Makes a Good Teacher? [Rob Jenkins, The Chronicle of Higher Education]
Roughly a year ago, I wrote a column on "The 4 Properties of Powerful Teachers,"and named "personality" as one of those qualities. While recognizing that everyone is different, and that personality isn’t necessarily something we can control, I was attempting to identify key characteristics that most of my best teachers, from kindergarten through graduate school, had in common. More on: http://chronicle.com/article/What-Makes-a-Good-Tea...