How do teachers handle difficult high school students?

The most useful piece of advice given to me about teaching was to always find one thing I liked or could appreciate about every student. When I find it hard to remain calm with a student, I remind myself of that thing I like as

Is a teacher allowed to teach a subject he has not studied?

Allowed - yes. Is it wise? Depends on the individual. If a teacher is comfortable taking a subject they have no qualification in, I say - go for it. I had a friend who is a gifted musician. Could play anything. He was a music teacher - but didn't like it.

Can computers ever fully replace teachers in aiding students to learn?

Short answer - yesLong answer -You are a computer of sorts so in effect there would be no replacement of human teachers by computer teachers, it would simply be a replacement of one form of computer with another.

What is the best age for children to start school?

i think kids learn everything so fast its not about age ,its about kids behavior ,teach them to how to ask teacher  to go to potty, make sure they dont cry for parents , make sure they dont hit people, make sure they respect others, some times kids spit on others, you have

Why should teachers not be replaced by computers?

Some elements of teaching can be effectively and, more importantly, cost-effectively done by computers today. Transmission of multimedia presentations and basic quizzes and exercises. This is the idea of e-Learning. However, that is for basic transmission of information, and still relatively expensive. Tens of thousands of development dollars per hour of instruction. And the nicer it is, the

How could I use an app in the classroom?

One app/platform to use is classroom response systems. One I have come across is Wooclap. It allows teachers to integrate questions into their presentations, which students answer in real time on their laptops, tablets or smartphones. The results can then be displayed

As a teacher, how do you employ cooperative learning in your classrooms?

Kagan offers many resources for cooperative learning activities. I've included a link below.Dr. Kendra StrangeKagan Publishing & Professional Development

What can English teachers do to make classroom teaching more effective?

Growing professionally as a highly effective teacher is not that easy. It is a matter of struggle, patience, and commitment to improve one's potentials and capacities. When young teachers embark on teaching, they usually feel excited and internally motivated. Yet, as time passes, those boiling feelings of passion and fondness start getting colder and colder, dragging down

What was the greatest method a teacher used in their classroom to help you learn science?

I'll answer this question from a high-school student (senior) perspective in physics. For me, it is the real-life demonstration of the concept and its practical usage (applicability).As a very simple example one could take Newton's laws. Let's assume it might

How do teachers handle overcrowded classrooms?

Interactive computer work, Google docs, self marking quizzes, strong discipline, groups at the front of the classroom to model reading or performing or write their answers up on the board, dividing the class into friendly competitive teams for rewards, outbreak groups, intrinsic interest projects, differentiated levels of learning for all tasks so that all can achieve and some

What can English teachers do to make classroom teaching more effective?

Growing professionally as a highly effective teacher is not that easy. It is a matter of struggle, patience, and commitment to improve one's potentials and capacities. When young teachers embark on teaching, they usually feel excited and internally motivated. Yet, as time passes, those boiling feelings of passion and fondness start getting colder and colder, dragging down

How could I use an app in the classroom?

One app/platform to use is classroom response systems. One I have come across is Wooclap. It allows teachers to integrate questions into their presentations, which students answer in real time on their laptops, tablets or smartphones. The results can then be displayed

As a teacher, how do you employ cooperative learning in your classrooms?

Kagan offers many resources for cooperative learning activities. I've included a link below.Dr. Kendra StrangeKagan Publishing & Professional Development

What was the greatest method a teacher used in their classroom to help you learn science?

I'll answer this question from a high-school student (senior) perspective in physics. For me, it is the real-life demonstration of the concept and its practical usage (applicability).As a very simple example one could take Newton's laws. Let's assume it might

How do teachers handle overcrowded classrooms?

Interactive computer work, Google docs, self marking quizzes, strong discipline, groups at the front of the classroom to model reading or performing or write their answers up on the board, dividing the class into friendly competitive teams for rewards, outbreak groups, intrinsic interest projects, differentiated levels of learning for all tasks so that all can achieve and some

What can English teachers do to make classroom teaching more effective?

Growing professionally as a highly effective teacher is not that easy. It is a matter of struggle, patience, and commitment to improve one's potentials and capacities. When young teachers embark on teaching, they usually feel excited and internally motivated. Yet, as time passes, those boiling feelings of passion and fondness start getting colder and colder, dragging down

How could I use an app in the classroom?

One app/platform to use is classroom response systems. One I have come across is Wooclap. It allows teachers to integrate questions into their presentations, which students answer in real time on their laptops, tablets or smartphones. The results can then be displayed