Who hasn’t heard the age-old insult to educators: “Those who can, do; those who can’t, teach”?
Adam Grant writes a great rebuke to that saying in The New York Times today in his column, Those Who Can Do, Can’t Teach.
For my money, this is the most important paragraph for teachers seeking to apply his ideas to the classroom:
He also includes links to research backing-up that perspective.
I’m adding it to The Best Posts On Helping Students Teach Their Classmates — Help Me Find More.