Professor Joe Hoyle (University of Richmond) is "Still Thinking About Teaching After All These Years." In this article, he states that good teaching comes from a process of thinking about teaching. As he notes:
By thinking about what you are trying to do in the classroom and constantly updating and trying new ways of teaching and learning, your students will be convinced that you care about them and what they are learning. Better yet, the students will be more motivated to learn from you.
You can read Dr. Hoyle's entire article here: Download Hoyle Still Teaching