Teaching kids how to think, instead of what to think

Teachers usually go to their classroom very well prepared, knowing that they have to get the students through standardized tests, and prepare them for the standardized systems of either universities or the working world. This often tends to include teaching the children what to think instead of encouraging them to think for themselves though. But in … Continue reading Teaching kids how to think, instead of what to think

Classroom Chronicles: Our Teachers` Funniest Moments at HOOP

As a continuation of our monthly communications theme teaching, we would like to share with you the most fun experiences some of our current volunteers had as teachers so far. Volunteering in an organization with a purpose can be a very rewarding task and leaves an impression of a lifetime. To get a great insight … Continue reading Classroom Chronicles: Our Teachers` Funniest Moments at HOOP