As a political scientist, I believe that the goal of good teaching is to foster student engagement in politics as responsible and thoughtful citizens. Three teaching principles serve this goal. First, good teaching should help students understand the relevance of politics to their lives. Second, good teaching should improve students’ critical thinking skills. Third, good teaching should provide the students with a comfortable learning environment, in which they can freely exchange their ideas. Click to read the full teaching philosophy.
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