What makes a good teacher great? | Azul Terronez | TEDxSantoDomingo

Translator: Kesmat El Deeb Reviewer: Riaki Poništ I’m obsessed with the question: “What makes a good teacher great?” I’ve collected 26,000 responses to this question, in eight different schools, from the poorest schools in Los Angeles, to suburban schools in Texas, to elite private schools abroad. And after 24 years of teaching students, I’m still perplexed by this question. Today,…

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Mental Health & Intimacy in the Digital Age | Permanent Record

I have such terrible social anxiety. A lot of authors are introverts.>>Mm-hm.>>The whole deal was that we get to write in our underpants, and that’s the deal like we- >>[LAUGH]>>I thought we agree to this.>>[LAUGH] [MUSIC]>>Hi, it’s Karah Preiss from Belletrist.>>And it’s Ebony Ladelle from Epic Reads. And we’re here with Mary H.K Choi, the author of Permanent Record which…

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What is Literature for?

We have a general sense that these sort of places are filled with things that are deeply important, but what exactly is literature good for? Why should we spend our time reading novels or poems when out there, big things are going on. Let’s have a think about some of the ways literature benefits us.. Of course, it looks like…

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Mental Health & Intimacy in the Digital Age | Permanent Record

I have such terrible social anxiety. A lot of authors are introverts.>>Mm-hm.>>The whole deal was that we get to write in our underpants, and that’s the deal like we- >>[LAUGH]>>I thought we agree to this.>>[LAUGH] [MUSIC]>>Hi, it’s Karah Preiss from Belletrist.>>And it’s Ebony Ladelle from Epic Reads. And we’re here with Mary H.K Choi, the author of Permanent Record which…

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The Dark Knight — Creating the Ultimate Antagonist

Hi. I’m Michael. This is Lessons from the Screenplay. When I think about why The Dark Knight works so well, the answer always seems clear: The Joker. “Good evening ladies and gentlemen.” There have been psychopathic villains before. Other antagonists with elaborate, twisting plans… But there’s something special about The Joker. But putting The Joker character into a movie clearly…

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NOT-A-WHOLE-LOT-OF-WRITING VLOG

hi YouTube my name is Kristen and I am an aspiring author who makes rating related content here every Tuesday and Friday and because I don't want to get out of the habit of posting videos and I really want to stick with my schedule I am making this really weird not great fungus league because what basically happened was…

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What is dyslexia? – Kelli Sandman-Hurley

Take a moment to read the following. How was that? Frustrating? Slow? What were those sentences about? They’re actually a simulation of the experience of dyslexia, designed to make you decode each word. Those with dyslexia experience that laborious pace every time they read. When most people think of dyslexia, they think of seeing letters and words backwards, like seeing…

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