With 50 years of experience in teaching, Maris Battaglia knows a thing or two about dance education.
When the report of a cheating scandal in the Atlanta Public Schools District was released, Erroll B. Davis Jr. viewed the scandal as a failure in leadership.
The best teachers make students find answers on their own.
In Week Four of 2013, Michael Sandel will turn Chautauqua’s Amphitheater into a classroom, employing the Socratic method on a crowd of thousands and sending microphones into the audience for direct questions and discussion.
“He is the only person that we will let do that,” said Sherra Babcock, director of the Department of Education, in regard to Sandel’s interactive approach.