Never Work Harder than Your Students (K12)


Is there such a thing as a “natural” teacher? Robyn Jackson answers this question in Never Work Harder than Your Students. She examines the qualitative aspects of master teachers and breaks down their teaching into specific skills all educators can learn. She promotes a growth mindset, outlines seven principles of effective teaching, and shows how to change your teaching and classroom routines effectively. One principle at a time, she reveals the steps necessary to become a master teacher.

In this course, you will examine the teaching methods of master teachers. You will investigate state standards and create lessons that streamline the process of meeting them. You will analyze the use of feedback and evaluate the role of assessments in your classrooms.

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This course is equivalent to 3 semester hours or 4.5 quarter hours. It is a graduate level course and intended for K-12 educators who have completed a bachelor’s degree. It is recommended that you receive board or district approval before registering with Teachers’ Professional Advancement Institute.

*You are responsible for purchasing your own course book.