Teachermum is a mum, a wife and a special education teacher. She also believes in the “Crumple Effect” and loves sharing her ideas, experiences, philosophies and successful strategies on her blog.¬†Read more of her posts¬†at www.teachermum.com.
Sad. That is what I am feeling right now. I can give you a good number of reasons why I am sad, but that is not the intention of my blog post. I can also add a whole bunch of other emotions such as frustration, disappointment, anger and exhaustion into sad, but for now, I will umbrella them all under sad. ¬†I hope, as I start out writing this, that I can ultimately express my message clearly and use my sadness as a tool ...
Teaching is an art, a skill and a challenge that can sometimes be more difficult than¬†aiming in archery. In this article we discuss on the various benefits of teaching English in¬†a foreign country.
A lot of teachers prefer working abroad for different reasons. Some common reasons¬†behind teaching abroad are learning the new culture and the language, gaining¬†professional success, earning and a lot of other opportunities as well. Many teachers¬†who prefer to go abroad are English teachers as the language (English) commands a¬†very high respect demand all over the world. In countries where English education is¬†compulsory, one expects teachers to have advanced degrees and to be a native English¬†speaker.
The Political Effect on the language
A lot of non-English-speaking countries that ...
Many musicians fall into the incorrect assumption that the only way to make money in music is to be a famous performing artist. There are many other lucrative careers which can be pursued in the music industry. These should not be taken for granted.
- Music Production
Music producers are responsible for coordinating all elements in a recording session. They listen to the musicians and point out any mistakes that need correcting. Music producers also work with the recording engineers and often are in charge of mixing the final product after the recording session is finished. They occasionally have to rearrange parts of songs to make the recording smoother. Since music producers are involved in a large amount of specialized tasks,
Inspiring students to be motivated and engaged in the learning process is an essential part of managing a classroom. Teaching students while calmly and effectively managing disruptive behavior is a vital skill for every educator.
Experimenting with new behavior management methods can help determine what works best for you and your students. Their unique personalities and challenges make every class different; a technique that proves effective for one student may not work well for her classmates.
Here are five tips you can try in your classroom. The more tools you have in your toolbox, the more effective you‚Äôll be at managing a variety of classroom behaviors.
1. Post the Classroom Rules
- Students don‚Äôt always know what behavior is or is
A reader writes:
I’m currently student teaching. I’m very passionate about music and music education. A couple of years ago I felt a sudden terror when I recognized I was nowhere close to ready to be a successful teacher, and I started delving into as much material as I could and doing whatever else I could (camps, etc) to get ready. Your blog was one of the first good, free resources I found, and I’ve been reading ever since. So first, thank you for your contributions.
This past summer I had a friend start a music blog, and I thought, “Wow, that’s a great idea.” I love to write, especially in reflection and with the goal of learning from my ...