What’s it take to teach?

I just saw this list on Andrew Kern’s most recent Monthly Meditation. Thought it might prove more fodder for our Culture Talks. I am basically posting it here to warn my faculty of impending discussion on these ideas:

The Seven Essential Skills of a Classical Teacher
Listening
Withholding opinions
Maintaining purposeful order
Asking questions
Assessing understanding
Creating and using types (illustrations, examples, stories, etc)
Drawing analogies

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