Socratic Discourse: Preparing the Environment for Thinking, Listening, and Speaking
1.5 CPDs Run Time 53:23
Led by Secondary Montessori veteran, Barb Scholtz, this video will review relevant background information on Socratic discourse, then shift focus to preparatory lessons, choosing appropriate texts, and writing and clustering questions as the “prepared environment” for discussion.
Barb Scholtz, MEd, is an instructor, field consultant, and practicum director for the Cincinnati Montessori Secondary Teacher Education Program. She taught secondary at Clark Montessori Middle and High School in Cincinnati and is AMS credentialed, Secondary I-II