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Rules of Teaching That I learned in My Student Years

The Science Teacher—January/February 2024

As teachers we commonly learn our subject matter in high school and college. We acquire more knowledge in graduate school and in life experiences. At what stage do we learn how to teach? Answers vary. This article is about how I learned much about teaching by observing the teaching skills, or lack of them, while I was a student—years before I began my teaching career at City College of San Francisco (CCSF) in 1964.

Pedagogy Physics Teacher Preparation Teaching Strategies High School Postsecondary

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