Get insider advice on good teaching from some high school students.

Students know what good teaching looks like — but we rarely ask them. See what these high school students, who are members of the Future Educators Association® and want to be teachers themselves, said. FEA is a part of the PDK family of education associations, which includes Pi Lambda Theta.

Hands-on activities are always good.
Rockford Koehler attends Dayton High School in Dayton, Ky., and wants to teach history or psychology or be a student counselor.

My favorite teacher has songs that we sing, because everyone remembers the words to songs, so she uses them to make learning fun.
Jonathon Wilson attends Chariton High School in Chariton, Iowa, and wants to teach chemistry.

Good teachers are passionate about their jobs and students. They care not only that their students get good grades but also [that they] understand what they are being taught.
Sha’Ron Dace attends Metea Valley High School in Aurora, Ill., and wants to teach high school English or in an elementary school.

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