LET’S TALK ABOUT TEACHING AIDS

Teaching aids are materials and equipment used in teaching. The teaching aids used in the teaching can be classified into the following ways: (a) Traditional Aids: Blackboard/chalkboard, books, periodicals. (b) Visual Aids: Objects, picture, map, figure, chart, posters, model, bulletin board, flannel board, globe, graph or any other type of graphics such as| diagrams, cut-outs, […]

WHY TEACHERS NEED TO GET PAID MORE

Teachers are an important part of our society. They not only teach students how to read, write, and calculate math problems, but they do so much more. Unfortunately though, teachers are not getting paid enough for the work they do. As an advocate of why teachers must get paid more, here are some reasons why […]

WAYS TO INCREASE STUDENTS ATTENTION.

Children often struggle to pay attention, but when they are given a task they view as challenging or hard, they are even more likely to give up before truly trying. If you notice a child that is regularly losing focus during challenging tasks, here are some strategies that might help increase that attention span and […]

HOW TO RESOLVE CONFLICT AT WORK

I define conflict as a disagreement through which the parties involved perceive a threat to their needs, interests or concerns. Within this simple definition there are several important understandings that emerge: 1. Disagreement – Generally, we are aware there is some level of difference in the positions of the two (or more) parties involved in […]

WAYS TO MANAGE AN ATTENTION DEFICIT LEARNER.

Almost every classroom includes at least one student with an attention deficit. She is the student who has problems focusing for long periods, who is distracted easily, who has difficulty understanding directions, who often is confused about what to do. Even when she knows what to do, the student with attention deficit might have trouble […]