THE TEACHER WITHIN
After 25 years of establishing and growing Transylvania College into a thriving school, years of delivering speaches at national and international events promoting education for the 21st century, authoring numerous articles and publications, Simona turned her expertise into co-authoring a book dedicated to teachers. ”The Teacher Within” is a journey for teachers and not only, to look within, find who they are and teach from the heart. Expanding her experience of being an educational pioneer of mindfulness in the classroom, Simona benefits the teaching profession, offering the support teachers need to pursue their noble calling day by day.The Teacher Within
”With their well-crafted book, Simona Baciu and Susan Shapiro have set a path that any educator can follow to unlock personal potential, improve and reinvigorate their own teaching practices, whilst modelling for their students the application of essential attitudes and skills for lifelong learning.”
Roderick D Fraser AM, Chairman Round Square Board of Trustees
„This book sings the praises of teaching and teachers, as well as being a manual for those practitioners who wish to perfect their craft with poise and joy. Its philosophy is simple – teaching based on values and self-awareness is authentic and engaging. On the practical side, its four-part plan of action is elegant and powerful. Don’t just read it – use it.
Malcolm McKenzie, Head of School Keystone Academy Beijing
Amanda Wray has spent two years collaborating with top private schools, developing strategies to help pupils in state schools excel. I thought we all knew why independent school students do better than those in the state sector. They have more money, more funding and better resources and they don’t have the more challenging students we [...]read more