While in college, I experienced a glimpse of nearly every aspect of teaching. By the time I walked across the stage, I had a significantly greater appreciation of the profession. It’s complexity is something I’ve never seen.
There’s lengthy background knowledge, several unique academy environments, and even more variety in the practice of teaching/learning.
One particular area I enjoyed studying, was called Multiple Intelligences. I believe this is one of the most critical aspects because it emphasizes the significance of individuality. As a teacher, his/her responsibility is to teach (Duh right!). He/She must understand the students well enough to bridge the teaching with their learning.
Howard Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences
The list includes:
- Logical-Mathematical: logic smart
- Naturalistic: nature smart
- Intrapersonal: self smart
- Visual-Spatial: picture smart
- Musical: music smart
- Bodily- Kinesthetic: body smart
- Interpersonal: people smart
- Verbal-Linguistic: word smart
My Personal Results:
- Nature: 4.29/5
- Musical: 4/5
- Self: 4/5
Now it’s your turn:) This test literally takes less than 5 minutes. If you take it, please share the results with us in the comments.
This can be the first step in understanding yourself and creating a lasting legacy!
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