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FWISD Teaching Chair Philip Collier Says Listening to Students Makes Him a Better Teacher

Each day as we lead up to winter break, we are sharing Voices of Excellence videos. These are brief words of wisdom and inspiration from the Fort Worth ISD 2021-2022 Academic Chairs for Teaching Excellence.  

Today’s featured educator is Philip Collier of Polytechnic High School

Philip Collier is the Sewell Lexus & Infiniti of Fort Worth Chair for Teaching Excellence in Humanities. He helps students understand history’s relevance to their everyday lives. He enjoys it when a student says, “I never liked history until I had you as my teacher.”   

In this short video, Mr. Collier explains how his students’ feedback inspires him to be a better teacher every day.   

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