"It’s tough to bring heart and soul into the classroom. The author makes a clear and concise case for doing this, and does so elegantly."
"The author offers a basis for understanding and developing lessons that not only engage students’ minds but ensure the connection with the heart of learning."
"This work could make a distinctive change in educational practice."
"This book is a breath of fresh air in this age of 'buzz words' and linear thinking."
"No other book on teaching has excited me as much as this one. It should be the core text for prospective teachers in any field."
"VanDeWeghe presents powerful instructional practices to help students use both their hearts and their minds in learning."