Characteristics of a Good Teacher

I know one when I see one

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The highest function of the teacher consists not so much in imparting knowledge as in stimulating the pupil in its love and pursuit. To know how to suggest is the art of teaching. ~ H.F. Amiel (Swiss philosopher)

I have been teaching in a research-centered university for over 45 years. I have also been extensively involved in efforts to increase the…