Can you imagine if Arne Duncan took five weeks off this summer to teach summer school?
This is one of Dave Orphal’s propositions during his successful TEDxSFED talk in March.
Orphal pitched the idea of a “teacherpreneur”: educational leaders continue to find ways to work in the classroom, while practicing teachers have a say in shaping policy, curriculum, and instructional design.
“We’re already doing it, but we’re doing it in the evenings and on weekends,” Orphal says.
Watch the short, inspirational video to hear more.