Chapter 1

Extrinsic Reward
Rewards to an individual that are external to the activity itself, such as grades, gold stars, and prizes.
Intrinsic Reward
Rewards to an individual that comes from withing, such as personal satisfaction or happiness.
Psychic Reward
Mental and spiritual benefits. Teaching has many.
Real Encounter
Face to face encounters that are powerful sources of learning.

Refleection
Conscious and analytically thought by an individual about what he or she is doing and how the action affects others.
Vicarious Experience
Learning gained not through direct experiences, but through observations or readings.
Vocation
A spiritual calling to do certain kinds of work. For many, teaching is more than a job; it’s a vocation.