Adolescence is a trying time. Hormones, new responsibilities, higher expectations, and more autonomy. It’s a lot to deal with. Knowing how to talk to teenagers can go a long way in helping them understand and retain the information you’re passing on to them.
It’s common for teenagers to feel insecure and as a result, on the defensive. When we insist that they have to pay more attention, work harder or focus more, it only makes them push back in a negative way. However, they know what they have to do, and they don’t want to be treated as children.
As educators, we should be approaching teenage students with respect, the same way we would an adult student.
A strong vocabulary is the backbone of effective communication in any language. In the case of English, it holds even more importance because of its widespread use as a global language. No matter what your reason for improving your skills, this blog post will give you valuable strategies and resources to help you achieve your goal.
With the rise of online learning, educators can now communicate with students all over the world. Effective classroom management is nevertheless just as important in a virtual setting as it is in a physical one. Successful online teaching involves keeping order, encouraging student engagement, and fostering a positive learning environment. In the following article, we’ll look at a variety of strategies and recommended procedures for managing a class effectively when teaching online.
So, you’re getting into the world of freelance teaching and you’re wondering how to create a personalised lesson plan for your clients. Coming up with a good plan for your students is essential to ensure that your lessons are tailored to their individual needs and goals. This type of lesson plan takes into account the unique learning styles, abilities, and interests of each learner, and is designed to help them achieve their specific language objectives.
Attracting students for 1-on1 lessons is an important part of teaching online. It’s also one of the most difficult when you’re starting out. There are a few key things you can do to make your chances of attracting online students better, this article has easy tips on how to do this effectively.
Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity to homeschool quite a few students. The experience was often difficult; having few resources was common. I learned a lot about what it means to learn at home, and I hope sharing this experience will help anyone else faced with the decision to homeschool or not.
I have been teaching English in Morocco for quite a while. I came to the coastal city of Agadir in 2014 and found a lovely community of people from all over the world. Some where here part-time, others made Agadir their home.
Teaching English often means being asked to prepare students to take the IELTS English tests. This can be a daunting task if you aren’t familiar with these tests or how they work. They aren’t the same as taking a general English assessment. The IELTS is a standardised test designed to assess a students readiness for studying abroad. Teaching IELTS can be difficult, but there are ways to make it a lot easier. Here are 5 of them.
Working as a private English tutor offers a lot of freedom and a lot of challenges. It allows you to make your own schedule, control your earnings and build your business. There are many rewards for those who are up for it, and creating a better online lesson is a great way to stay ahead. […]
With the current circumstances, more and more educators are making the switch to teaching English online.
This is a great opportunity to explore the advantages of teaching English online. Classrooms do have their benefits, but online education opens doors for students and teachers to connect anywhere and anytime.
More and more teachers are moving to online teaching as the need for language learning grows. It’s important to be able to deliver an effective lesson to students online, and these 5 tips will get you there.
First, let’s talk about why students are interested in learning online, and what benefits it provides. The most common reason is location. When we’re talking about learning English, there are so many students who just don’t have access to courses or teachers in their area. Learning online provides the opportunity to connect with experienced and qualified teachers.