Preface. I. THE SELF AS THE STARTING POINT. 1. Chaos, Compliance, or Commitment? Teacher as Leader. 2. The Only Way to Teach: Teacher as Role Model. 3. Self-Esteem + Responsibility = Empowerment: Teacher as Coach. II. EMPOWERING STUDENTS. 4. What's Love Got to Do with It? Teaching as a Loving Activity. 5. In the Driver's Seat? Teaching as a Transforming Activity. III. THE TRUE PURPOSE OF EDUCATION. 6. Secrets of Happiness and Success. 7. Social Responsibility: Classroom as Community. 8. Community as Classroom. Resources.Canfield, Jack L. is the author of '101 Ways to Develop Student Self-Esteem and Responsibility', published 1994 under ISBN 9780205168842 and ISBN 0205168841.