Guest Post: Emotional Intelligence and Teaching

This week’s post is from the Social Work Department’s Myke Selha. Please note the professional development opportunities referenced at the end of this post, and consider participating in either one (or both!)

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is one of those concepts, like The Theory of Relativity and Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon, that are more complex than just a literal reading of the name. Some people equate EQ with empathy. While empathy is certainly a skill of EQ, it is only one tool in the toolbox. Continue reading “Guest Post: Emotional Intelligence and Teaching”