What Great Teachers Are Willing to Do ...

The difference between good teachers and great teachers is that great teachers are willing to love their students enough to communicate the truths they love in a language their students can easily understand. Here's a great example from Dr. Jim Orrick, professor of Literature and Culture at Boyce College (Southern’s undergraduate school).  Watch below as he expresses himself in this rap he wrote and performed during Great Books class in a discussion of Boethius’ Consolation of Philosophy.

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(HT: Jim Hamilton)