Social Ethics · Teaching

When Discussing a Hot Topic…

In my Social Ethics class, we are discussing utilitarian ethics, the idea that the right thing to do generates the greatest good for the greatest number. Another way to put it is the decision you make for a particular moral problem or dilemma is based on what produces the most happiness (or pleasure) and minimizes… Continue reading When Discussing a Hot Topic…

Teaching

A Great Way to Obtain Quality Student Feedback

I’ve just completed my 15th year of teaching high school students in the area of biblical and religious studies. And I’ve learned a lot during my 15 years. I’ve learned that in spite of having a plan, things don’t always go the way I’ve planned. I’ve learned if I don’t have a plan, don’t try… Continue reading A Great Way to Obtain Quality Student Feedback