Engaging with children to look at their own work and attitudes helps the teacher gain an insightful feedback. Self-assessment is not only a very important evaluation exercise, but is, in itself, a direct and important learning activity towards the achievement of curricular aims.
Traditional teaching methods are based on the assumption that effective learning is a matter of conditioned response or ‘conditioning’; failure to respond to a question correctly is punished and successful responses are rewarded.
Radhika Shinde Vakharia
I have failed to understand how in a span of 35 minutes of interaction, one can be a good teacher…
This is what a lot of young adults had to say at the end of a four month course in business communication and soft skills.
Kanika was a brilliant student, with a bright future ahead of her. She passed her secondary exam, topping the merit list of the State Board.
Every year as the school season begins, my search for a child who can help me better myself also begins.
Zenobia N Lakdawalla
What would you do if you caught a student cheating? Read to see what this teacher did.
Theory of Knowledge is course that all IB Diploma students have to study. This teacher shares her experience of teaching the subject.
It is amazing to see how children find joy in the most simple things. Here is an interesting experience of this teacher with a bunch of kids in a small school in a village in Bihar.
A child for us is usually ‘good in my subject’ or ‘bad in my subject’. We fail to see that this is only one facet of the multi personality that the person is.