If you were given the choice between two different pilots—one was trained, the other not—which one would you choose? But what if there was no “up-front” cost for the untrained pilot? You still wouldn’t do it? Yet many business owners do not recognize the importance of employee training.
10th October, 2017
Montessori Materials, how important are they?
Montessori materials and all their extensions should be second nature to a teacher and should flow, integrate and overlap across the curriculum. Practical Life ..should be just that, giving a child an opportunity to practice life, so therefore no need to grate soap..how about nutmeg or a carrot?
There's always a though about if a Montessori School has non Montessori activities, whether it is for a parents benefit? As this is what a parent, who is not ...
9th October, 2017
Importance of Effective Teacher Training
Helps Prevent Failure
New teachers have many challenges that they face each day. Effective teacher training helps prepare new teachers for these challenges. While teacher training and student teaching won't completely prepare new teachers for every issue they will face, it can help them feel more confident about many common problems that arise for teachers each day. Without this background, teachers might feel like failures and eventually give up.
7th October, 2017
The Advantages & Disadvantages of the Phonetic Approach
The phonetic approach is a method of teaching and learning reading based on the letters of the alphabet and their associated sounds. Children learn the shapes of the letters and the sounds they make to decode words that appear in text. Blending sounds together in an unknown word is a strategy often referred to as "sounding out." The phonetic approach to reading has advantages and disadvantages but still plays a key role in early literacy training in most classrooms.
6th October, 2017
Teaching Your Child About Peers With Special Needs
Disabilities cover a wide range. Some are obvious -- such as a child with a physical disability who uses a wheelchair or a child with a visual impairment who uses a cane to navigate when walking. Other disabilities may be more "hidden" -- for example, children who have learning disabilities or autism spectrum disorder.
Chances are that at some point your child will have a classmate with a disability. Just as you guided yo...
5th October, 2017
Ten Best Countries for Working Overseas as a Teacher
The world is your oyster when it comes to teaching these days. International schools can be found in virtually every country on earth, in most leading global cities, and sometimes in the most exotic of places - next to a beach in Barbados or alongside the jungle in Borneo. Just check out our current vacancies to see what we mean!
Here are ten countries with many great opportunities for teachers:
United Arab Emirates