Teaching Math Through a Hero’s Journey Will Change Your Career
How is Joseph Campbell’s mythic structure of story related to teaching math? Jon shares how he and Kyle Pearce have change their teaching careers from a teaching math in traditional math lesson structure to following a hero’s journey model!
By teaching our math lessons in the format:
- Take up homework.
- Give definitions and notes.
- Show and complete examples.
- Give out homework.
We’re robbing students from attaching value to their learning when we follow the method above. Instead watch how Jon shows how we can flip math class to a hero’s journey model.
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