Talking about mathematics, agency and how to get strong fast with Damon Whitten
Teaching and learning
In the first half of this podcast Damon, Nate and yours truly shoot the breeze on teaching and learning. There’s some great tips for parents here, especially Dads teaching kids including the following.
- Step back from teaching too much
- Become more of a coach and less of a teacher
- Model the good stuff
- Don’t give the answer
- Provide context
- Think about how you can provide “tools” for their toolbox
How to get strong, fast
Enough of the Mathematics…
I wrote about Damon’s book recently when it was on pre-release. In the second half of the podcast Damon talks about his background in weightlifting and powerlifting and the story behind the book.