Socratic Seminars and Student Anxiety: The Naked Truth

Dustin MesserThe Teachers' Lounge1 Comment

“I felt naked.” Those were the words of one student after leading her classmates in a discussion on the previous day’s reading. “My dad told me if I get nervous talking in front of others, I should picture everyone else naked. That didn’t work. I was the one exposed, not them.” While she was prepared, engaged, and articulate, she nevertheless … Read More