Learning from your failures -B2 (CEFR) – 75′

This lesson is based on Brené Brown’s TED “Listening to shame” and her book “Daring Greatly” and Ted Roosevelt’s quote that triggered the whole thing:

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again and again; because there is not effort without error and shortcomings; but who does actually strive to do the deed; who knows the great enthusiasm, the great devotion, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement and who at the worst, if he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly. So that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.” Theodore Roosevelt

It is here to talk about our fears and failures and how we can not only overcome them but also learn from them. 


Video: https://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_listening_to_shame#t-226230

Slide: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1iByoFzv4r7e7HWSLKzU4qFmWDGQq5dMixTFxj8tDSP0/edit?usp=sharing

Lesson Plan: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1GT4puKbZyoFDrfo7ZSuol-HfimWUtxMkh6htr0mP6cE/edit#slide=id.p




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- 16 years of teaching experience (Seven Idiomas / Cultura Inglesa Jundiaí) - 5 years as an Academic and Pedagogic coordinator - 1 year as a Pedagogic Bilingual coordinator at a Regular school - Letras Inglês Licenciatura Plena (PUC-SP) (2007) - CELTA - St. Giles SP (2008) - ETYL (English Teaching for Younger Learners) - International House Sydney (2012) - Cambridge DELTA MOD II, III - Cambridge Train the Trainer Cambridge Course - Pós em Pegagogia - PUC RS - MBA em finanças e geração de valores - PUC RS - MBA em Gestão da Escola na Contemporaneidade

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