Master Teaching

a blog for teachers who follow the Master Teacher

Out of Control

Have you felt out of control while teaching under pandemic limitations? Here’s the good news: You’re not in control and never will be, but we can trust the One who is.

September 1, 2021 · Leave a comment

What drives language learners?

We’re reflecting on learner motivation for a few weeks here. Bradley Baurain starts us off with thoughts on autonomy, mastery, and purpose.

October 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Everyday Pictures, New Insights

How do the Master Teacher’s parables inspire you toward better teaching? Bradley Baurain answers with a look at patches and wineskins.

April 10, 2019 · 1 Comment

Really Listening

In our efforts to make language practice authentic, we may need to consider our approach to teaching listening. Bradley Baurain offers some inspiring ideas and practical advice about helping students listen for understanding and also to relate.

July 5, 2018 · 1 Comment

Fresh Angles

Sometimes we need to freshen up our view of teaching. Bradley Baurain tells us how as he relates some experiences with teaching in different contexts.

May 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Teach Like a Bird

“Birds do not reap or sow, yet God feeds them.” Bradley Baurain deepens our understanding of the Sermon on the Mount by showing how to “teach like a bird.”

October 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Going with the Flow

Bradley Baurain gets us going with the flow this week as he shows how the theory of flow connects with his faith.

February 3, 2016 · 1 Comment



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