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Teaching, technical problems and plan B

Last online teaching sessions on Tuesday 27th included good teaching, nice discussions and yes technical difficulties. But after all groups did well and I liked the way how creatively and smoothly sessions moved on despite the challenges of technical issues. 888 more words

The Writing Thief

If you haven’t heard of The Writing Thief by Ruth Cullham, you should check it out.

This is an easy to use, quick read, that provides numerous great mentor texts for teaching writing.  10 more words

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Types Of Teaching Methods

In order for kids to learn, it is important for instructors to make use of the effective teaching methods. However, there are different types of teaching styles to choose from. 183 more words

Reference And Education

No, you don't have a D in my class.

As I continue my journey trying to deemphasize grades in my high school Biology classes (read more about it here and here), I am finding that I must constantly encourage my students to change the way they approach learning and understanding. 945 more words

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This problem is a Wicked one!

During our Think Tank virtual meeting, we looked for commonalities among all of the brainstorming questions posted by each group member to arrive at our three defining questions that we will use as a focal point for the wicked problem of… 279 more words


Drill Pattern Activities for ESL Students

Drill and practice is a behavioral approach to acquiring language. Through the frequent use of drills students will hopefully uncover the pattern and structure of the language. 350 more words

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helping first-year students cope with the reality of university study

For many students making the transition from secondary school to university can be a difficult experience. Their teachers have probably told them that they can be expected to learn more & work harder, but the students don’t really know what that entails beyond doing ‘more of the same’. 389 more words

Philosophy Of Teaching