Diana Laufenberg has paved her way to excellence on a road of instructional failures. After employing traditional pedagogical methods during her first year of teaching, she realized that learning has profoundly shifted. To engage students, Laufenberg gives them a voice, lets them create “authentic experiences” and embraces their failures. getAbstract recommends her smart lecture to educators who impart knowledge to students of any age or subject.
In this summary, you will learn
- Why traditional methods of teaching are no longer relevant and
- What alternative techniques better engage students in the modern era.
About the Speaker
Diana Laufenberg is a teacher at Philadelphia’s Science Leadership Academy.