Feb 3, 2013
Classroom Management 4014 Views
Tutors have a variety of challenges to face when it comes to providing tutoring services for a student. In addition to teaching the designated curriculum and helping students be successful academically, often there are lack of focus issues that arise that must be handled appropriately in order to maintain a healthy environment for learning. Students may contribute their lack of focus to many reasons.
Explains what vocabulary frequency is and what research has shown about vocabulary frequency. The article also examines the practical aplications of research finding about vocabulary frequency
Nov 10, 2010
Classroom Materials 4010 Views
During the past 15-20 years, there have been many advancements in brain scan technology. These advancements are having a profound effect on the field of education in when, what and how we teach so that learning is maximized. "Brain-friendly" techniques are applications of those new discoveries.
May 24, 2011
Young Learners 4010 Views
Correct spelling is a strong base for written communication. It plays a very important role in improving your overall language skills.
Mar 5, 2016
Classroom Management 4010 Views
This article gives 38 effective strategies for classroom management. These strategies may not be what you are used to and may require changes on your part. While there is no perfect method for eliminating all challenging behaviors, these are the strategies that I endorse and believe in as being the most effective for creating a positive classroom climate, based on my own experiences and research.
If you cannot get a student to follow rules, complete work, or be kind to other students after you have consistently implemented the strategies in this article, talk to your school team (administrators, guidance counselor, etc.) to determine what else can be done to help this student. The school team may need to meet with the child's parents and additional strategies may need to be put in place like an individualized behavior plan and/or support from professionals like the guidance counselor, school psychologist, or principal.
38 Effective Strategies For Classroom Management:
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No matter how good an English course or individual class is, the curriculum often focuses on practising English for a variety of real situations that may arise rather than on students’ real requirements.
Apr 4, 2009
TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS 3994 Views
The International English Language Testing System or IELTS is a rigorous and challenging examination. Maybe because the band scores that you will receive has a great significance to your future. To achieve the band score that you desire, preparation is the key. It is high time to make a serious effort to achieve the English level you require.
Jul 12, 2010
Teaching 3989 Views
Do you consider yourself "name-learning challenged?" Do you find it difficult to think of a student's name when the two of you meet? Or is it harder for you to match faces with the names of students on your class roster?
English is considered by many foreigners one of the most difficult languages to learn. The following list displays the obstacles that prevent some people from learning English:
Jan 29, 2012
Learning Methodology 3989 Views
Learning is the process of acquiring any information that modifies a person's behavior, values and knowledge base. An ongoing process that starts as early as the fetal stages in humans, learning occurs in many forms including instinctive, experiential, conscious, and purposed learning. In formal learning, different methodologies are used to effectively impart knowledge to students within different learning scenarios.