Discussion on Contemplative Practices in the Classroom including ideas from Teaching with Compassion: An Educator’s Oath to Teach from the Heart (2018) by Peter Kaufman, Mon. March 7th, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. via Zoom

Join us for a discussion on Teaching with Compassion: An Educator’s Oath to Teach from the Heart (Rowman and Littlefield, 2018).  Our own, late, Sociology Professor and Questionable Authorities drummer Peter Kaufman co-wrote this important volume on contemplative practices and pedagogy.  The book is available via the Sojourner Truth Library: https://new.sunyconnect.suny.edu:4439/F/AG7291R3MHTREA532IFLR58JJXRHVA33E4VH6S7PCS36L3QLHP-20230?func=full-set-set&set_number=000576&set_entry=000007&format=999.

Here is the introduction to Peter’s book: Kaufman Peter Intro Compassion

Here are some selected quotes from Kaufman Teaching with Compassion to guide our discussion.

The Greater Good of UC Berkeley has highlighted Peter’s book as one of

Our Favorite Books for Educators in 2018

You can order it through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Indie Bound, and directly through Rowman and Littlefield (use coupon code RLEGEN18 to get a 20% discount from the publisher).

Date: Monday, March 7

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Location:  via Zoom

Here is a recording of the meeting

The Chronicle of Higher Education published posthumously the following column:

https://www.chronicle.com/article/WritingTeaching-With-a/245183