Based on an A-Z on coastal processes and landforms year 2 (KS3 year 9) students had to complete as an assignment, I plan to use… 20 more words
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One should be a lifelong learner and this implies to teachers too, as they are the creators of the future of the country. That’s why in every school, institution, even at the district and state level, professional development education is imparted to hone their teaching skills. 333 more words
There are a growing number of MOOCs (Massive Online Open Courses) being offered on a range of sustainability and ethical topics. These courses are available for free online, open to anyone with an interest in the topic, and they last between three and fourteen weeks and take between three and eight hours of time per week to complete. 666 more words
Personalized learning is something that is being focused on as education in British Columbia shifts (you can read about it here). It basically takes into account the fact that every single student is unique and will not learn in the same way, at the same pace or even in the same environment as the student next to them. 301 more words
The Gradual Release of Responsibility is a method where the teacher (…wait for it) gradually releases responsibility to the students. It’s pretty appropriately titled.
The Gradual Release of Responsibility centers around Lev Vygotsky’s concept of scaffolding learning and the Zone of Proximal Development, which I first learned about in my educational psychology class last semester. 517 more words