I had the pleasure of interviewing teacherpreneur Drew Smith. I used to teach with Drew's mom - Judy - who is also a published author. Drew believes that "all teachers have a book or two in them". Do you?
Thanks for taking time out of your busy schedule Drew. Can you start off by telling us where you teach?
I’ve been teaching with St. Charles Adult and Continuing Education Centre in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada for the last 14 years. Currently I have a class in a wonderful school called Circle of Friends.
Can you describe a typical teaching day?
My typical teaching day involves a healthy mix of instructing, listening, and entertaining. I aim for learners to learn and smile at the same time. A great mood in the classroom always encourages great learning.
What do you do in your spare time to relax?
Music, reading and the great outdoors!
What is your biggest challenge as a teacher?
I would say...