Ask Andrew

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Synopsis

The Ask Andrew Podcast features weekly reflections on the purpose and nature of classical education from Andrew Kern, author of Classical Education: The Movement Sweeping American, and President of the CiRCE Institute. Each week Andrew will tackle a key idea, term, or theme in classical education, briefly defining it and explaining its purpose and place within classical pedagogy.

Episodes

  • On Grammar and Interpreting Signs

    On Grammar and Interpreting Signs

    15/03/2021 Duration: 55min

    In this episode, Andrew Kern explains what he means when he says that grammar is the art of interpreting signs, plus he answers some of other listener questions. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • How Does Rhetoric Teach Students to Read? (Part 2)

    How Does Rhetoric Teach Students to Read? (Part 2)

    15/02/2021 Duration: 56min

    In this episode, Andrew Kern offers some practical applications regarding the ways rhetoric teaches students to read well, then he answers some listener questions (including about children's literature.) See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • How Does Rhetoric Teach Students To Read?

    How Does Rhetoric Teach Students To Read?

    08/02/2021 Duration: 36min

    In this episode, Andrew Kern spends the bulk of the episodes contemplating the questions, "how does rhetoric teach us to read?" before diving into some more rapid-fire questons/answers. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Ways of coping for the physical, the psychological, and the spiritual realms

    Ways of coping for the physical, the psychological, and the spiritual realms

    01/02/2021 Duration: 01h26s

    In this episode, Andrew Kern contemplates ways of helping us cope with troubled times in each of physical, psychological, and spiritual realms. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • More thoughts on living through crisis, plus audience QampA

    More thoughts on living through crisis, plus audience Q&A

    26/01/2021 Duration: 01h13min

    Recorded back in the spring of 2020, this episode wa part of the ongoing Ask Andrews live webinar series. In this episode, Andrew expresses his thanks to God and to audience before continuing his thoughts on how to live through the criss we have all lived through this year (13:30), and then answering some questions from the audience (41:00). See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Further Thoughts on Living within Crisis

    Further Thoughts on Living within Crisis

    02/12/2020 Duration: 01h03min

    In this episode, Andrew Kern returns to the topic of living in a world of crisis, especially as parents and teachers. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Further Thoughts on Rhetoric plus some thoughts on living in the world of Covid-19

    Further Thoughts on Rhetoric plus some thoughts on living in the world of Covid-19

    24/11/2020 Duration: 59min

    In this episode, Andrew Kern offers some further thoughts on Rhetoric, plus offers some thoughts on living in the world of Covid-19 a a teacher and parent. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Thoughts on the Relationship Between the Arts, Sciences, and Reason

    Thoughts on the Relationship Between the Arts, Sciences, and Reason

    03/11/2020 Duration: 01h08s

    Join Andrew Kern for another recording of his Ask Andrew webinar series. In this episode he contemplates the relationship between the arts, sciences, and reason -- and much more, as usual. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • Further Thoughts on the Definition of Rhetoric

    Further Thoughts on the Definition of Rhetoric

    08/10/2020 Duration: 57min

    In this episode, Andrew Kern continues to explain how he defines rhetoric and how he came to that definition, as well as why he prioritizes decision-making over persuasion. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • On Definitions of Rhetoric

    On Definitions of Rhetoric

    24/09/2020 Duration: 53min

    In this episode, Andrew Kern explains how he defines rhetoric and how he came to that definition, as well as why he prioritizes decision-making over persuasion. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • How should I structure the day when students have multiple needs?

    How should I structure the day when students have multiple needs?

    11/09/2020 Duration: 47min

    In this week's episode, Andrew Kern contemplates ways of adapting to the various needs of individual students, while also avoiding decision fatigue. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • How do I adapt classical education to the modern system?

    How do I adapt classical education to the modern system?

    27/08/2020 Duration: 52min

    In this episode of the Ask Andrew podcast, Andrew Kern contemplates ways of adapting a truly classical education to the modern educational system in which we are required to participate. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • How do I teach history classically?

    How do I teach history classically?

    12/08/2020 Duration: 47min

    In this week's episode of Ask Andrew, Andrew Kern contemplates the best modes of teaching history. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • How God Taught Adam in the Garden

    How God Taught Adam in the Garden

    05/08/2020 Duration: 47min

    Originally recorded as a Good Friday webinar, this episode contemplates the way God taught Adam in the garden and what we can learn from it as parents and educators. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • How should I respond to my reluctant learner?

    How should I respond to my reluctant learner?

    28/07/2020 Duration: 31min

    In this week's episode, Andrew Kern contemplates two questions about students who don't generally like school: a) Should I force my reluctant reader to read? and b) How do you entice a child to learn who doesn't like school? If you like this episode, please be sure to rate and review wherever you get podcasts. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • What Are the Basic Fundamental Literary Skills?

    What Are the Basic Fundamental Literary Skills?

    21/07/2020 Duration: 29min

    In this episode, Andrew Kern contemplates some of the most essential, fundamental literary skills (with a literary help from the book of Proverbs). Then he takes some rapid-fire questions, including one about this issues with "subjects" and the value of Latin. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • How should we use the should question?

    How should we use "the should question"?

    14/07/2020 Duration: 39min

    In this episode of Ask Andrew, Andrew Kern explains how he thinks about matters of pedagogy, answer this week's primary question (How should we use "the should question"?), and then hits some rapid-fire questions at the end.If you like this episode please be sure to rate and review wherever you get podcasts. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • On Tools for Making Connections

    On Tools for Making Connections

    07/07/2020 Duration: 29min

    The Ask Andrew podcast is back with a new format, some new guests, and even a new graphic! In this first episode Andrew Kern contemplates tools that we can utilize to help our students make connections across subjects. Plus he answers some rapid-fire questions at the end of the episode. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • On Catechism in Education (part 4)

    On Catechism in Education (part 4)

    01/07/2019 Duration: 19min

    Welcome to Ask Andrew, a weekly podcast where Andrew Kern contemplates important ideas, essential terms, and unavoidable themes in classical education–and what they mean for the day-to-day of teaching and learning. In this episode, Andrew offers some additional thoughts in response to question about the place and purpose of catechism in education. This is part 4 of a series of episodes on the topic. Remember: subscribe, rate, review! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  • On Catechism in Education (Part 3)

    On Catechism in Education (Part 3)

    03/06/2019 Duration: 24min

    Welcome to Ask Andrew, a weekly podcast where Andrew Kern contemplates important ideas, essential terms, and unavoidable themes in classical education–and what they mean for the day-to-day of teaching and learning. In this episode, Andrew offers some additional thoughts in response to question about the place and purpose of catechism in education. This is part 3 of a series of episodes on the topic and focuses on the practical applications of catechism in the classroom. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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