Mindset and success

The learning experience shapes and conditions learners’ state of mind. Teachers sometimes have the tendency to underestimate the weight of words when they comment on students’ work. A seemingly harmless comment can, in reality, have a lasting and negative impact on...

Bienveillance et études

Et si l’on enseignait la bienveillance dans les hautes écoles ? La tradition d’éducation indienne associe volontiers une dimension spirituelle et émotionnelle à un enseignement purement académique. Dans une vision humaniste de l’éducation, on peut se mettre à rêver de...

About pedagogical solitude

We often hear unwelcome criticism and comments against faculty. When it comes to their use of time, the length of their holidays and their job security, teachers are regularly exposed to inelegant attacks. In my opinion, these comments are unfounded and the authors...

We can’t prevent students from dreaming

When teachers share their irritation with me when they surprise students on their mobiles during lessons, I can’t help but smile. It is of course annoying to note that students’ attention is not focused on where teachers wish it to be directed. It should be noted,...