Posts Tagged "metaphor"

nErD Talk with Nick and Dan – Batman

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in Mixes | 0 comments

I got to talk today with Nick Provenzano about my Teach like Batman post. It was fun.

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Teach like Batman

Posted by on Aug 11, 2013 in Mixes | 2 comments

Laura Thomas at Edcamp Keene asked one of my absolutely favorite questions of the whole thing during her Becoming Badass session (coming soon to a bookshelf near you!): Who are your fictional role models? What are the things they do that help you become a better teacher? The very first name that came to my mind was Batman. While I think Spider-Man’s morality (“With great power must come…great responsibility!”) has always spoken to me, and he’s always been the most relatable superhero because of his essential humanity (amazing that I would identify with a nerd hiding something amazing, isn’t it?), he still has superpowers that I can...

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