Jan 28, 2009
Tutoring/Home School 3192 Views
Tutoring conversation skills seems quite easy, but setting clear expectations establishes standards and avoids problems. The author, an experienced conversation tutor and university professor, provides a concise overview of te numerous advantages to approaching tutoring conversation in a systematic manner.
Have you ever wondered why children seem to be able to learn to speak English a lot faster than adults? The reason is mainly because they don't have the fear associated with learning a new language that adults have.
Jan 25, 2009
Classroom Management 5185 Views
Young people today come to school with a different orientation than past generations. Traditional student disciplining approaches are no longer successful for far too many young people.
Jan 23, 2009
Teaching 10324 Views
Constructivism has been ubiquitous for decades; educators can hardly write a grant proposal without using this trendy term.
But what does it mean?
Jan 21, 2009
Pronunciation/Phonics 2706 Views
Phonics is a method of teaching a child to read by learning the sounds of each letter and sounding them out to form words. The method has been widely adopted in the United States for decades to teach beginning readers.
Jan 21, 2009
Reading 17968 Views
Experts in child development often say that parents are the first educators. And, whether parents elect to traditionally educate their children or dedicate a significant portion of their own time, effort, and resources to homeschool their children, the simple truth is that...
Jan 18, 2009
Other 2651 Views
Education is a big debate. There is no doubt that there is room for improvement in this country and many others. God knows it is a big topic of discussion in parties, meetings, gym classes and homes. And everywhere else.
Addresses virtual world scepticism regarding steep learning curves, in particular the array of challenges confronted in Second Life by language learners/teachers...
Jan 16, 2009
Grammar 3974 Views
The structure of a sentence is very important to communication because words in different sequences can mean different things, although the words are the same.
Learning English is something that you really have to do if you want to make it big in today's world. Between the type of English common in the United States and the one in the United Kingdom, most of the world's population is represented in terms of people that know how to speak the language.