NBCT writes book on using metaphors in classroom lessons

09/13/2010 | Teacher Leaders Network

National Board Certified Teacher Rick Wormeli discusses his new book, "Metaphors & Analogies: Power Tools for Teaching Any Subject," in this interview. In his book, Wormeli shares how metaphors can be used to effectively teach any subject. "Metaphors and analogies are one of the easiest tools to help students not only access the information ('I understand this'), but to also process the information for meaning ('I can use this and I see how it affects my life')," Wormeli writes.

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