Apr 8, 2009
Grammar 3075 Views
Most of us know the standard way foreign languages are taught: very little direct practice (in German high schools statistically about 20 hours in eight years!), a lot of translations from one's native to the target language and lots of grammar drill. The problem with this:
Apr 8, 2009
Career Development 3075 Views
If you're a teacher that's been laid off due to budget cuts, take heart. Now is a great time to start your tutoring business. All across the country school districts are reducing budgets drastically and laying off teachers, but this doesn't have to be the end of your teaching career.
Jul 29, 2011
Reading 3075 Views
For those who read just as a pastime, for their own entertainment, remembering what they read is of little importance. But for someone who is studying for a profession, it is vital to remember what he reads in his textbooks. Passing an examination and entering upon the chosen occupation depend on it.
Apr 23, 2013
Study Skills 3075 Views
Children can be hard to convince of the importance of attending school, doing additional reading and completing their homework. Most kids will go through a stage of being generally uninterested in pursuing an education with some getting really rebellious. As parents, guardians and teachers, it's our job and challenge to ensure this phase isn't long-lasting.
Dec 29, 2010
Career Development 3074 Views
It's a great idea to plan ahead for everything from meals, to your family, to your career... Teachers need to plan ahead all the time. Our job is primarily akin to "capacity planning". We take into consideration the number of children scheduled on a given day, their ages, and their abilities. Activities are planned based on what they can do now, with pieces built in that will push them to the next level. Future lesson plans are based on the understanding that their abilities will increase over the school year.
Jul 6, 2009
Study Abroad 3073 Views
A vast majority of individuals wish to dwell in Thailand for more than the usual span of 30 days, which the Thai immigration permits. An Education visa to Thailand can be really useful if you would like to continue studying while you are here and stay for a long time. A Student Visa in Thailand lets you to live in the country for about 15 months or one year depending upon the study course you pursue.
Nov 8, 2009
Learning Methodology 3071 Views
15 million school age children in the US have learning problems that public and private schools can't solve.
Aug 17, 2008
Business English 3068 Views
We should start by asking what is English for finance? It is the learning of English specifically geared towards accounting, finance, auditing or whatever area of finance you need to learn. The next question could be how is learning English for finance different from learning general English or business English?
Mar 9, 2013
Classroom Materials 3067 Views
Classrooms of the 21st century need to be much more flexible in design and efficiency than the traditional K-12 classrooms of the past or present. Concepts like visualization space, fabrication space and presentation space demand a total reengineering of traditional ideas.
Jun 5, 2009
Study Abroad 3066 Views
Parents who are looking for a great school for their children, should turn their attention to Sunrise School in Bali.