The Effective Educator

How do you inspire motivation? How do you help students to be self-guided, active, engaged learners? This comes through developing a collaborative learning partnership with fellow learners and dismantling the power differential between educator and student. Learn how to engage. Learn how to inspire partnership. Learn how to offer choice and facilitate self-determination in your learners.  The horses become the teachers on this journey, and if you are willing, you will learn a lot about yourself and about how to help learners be successful.

I thought I was an engaging and inspiring educator. I learned I was just hammering nails. The horses showed me how to be more learner centered by offering partnership and choice in the academic environment…