Teaching

10 Steps to Meaningful Memorization

With so much information at our fingertips through internet-connected devices, is memorization an outdated learning strategy? Yes and no. Foundational knowledge—such as addition facts—and key…

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Connecting Learning to the Real World – Part 2

Part 1 of this series highlighted the importance of connecting learning to the real world. The post described four key skills essential for student success…

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Connecting Learning to the Real World – Part 1

Today’s students are preparing to be contributing citizens in an increasingly connected, complex, and global society. They encounter rapid growth in the areas of technology…

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La “Curva del Olvido”

Como una estrategia evolutiva que promueve la supervivencia de la especie, el cerebro humano está programado para olvidar. Esta fue la conclusión de los neurobiólogos…

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My Dashboard for Effective Teaching – Part 4

Throughout this series, I have shared my methods for the effective integration of faith and teaching. This final installment provides a summary of those methods…

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My Dashboard for Effective Teaching – Part 3

This post continues to share methods from my dashboard for the effective integration of faith and teaching. See part 1 for strategies to carry out…

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My Dashboard for Effective Teaching – Part 2

In this post, I continue to outline my dashboard for the effective integration of faith and teaching. View part 1 for more details on steps…

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My Dashboard for Effective Teaching – Part 1

I became a teacher long before I truly knew how to teach. First, I needed to understand how to learn correctly, because it is impossible…

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The Value of a Moral Based Education

On Education The word education is derived from the Latin word educere, which means “to lead out,” “to reform,” and “to refine.” Plato and other…

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Silence as a Teaching Tool

According to Aldous Huxley, “There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.” The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines…

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Práticas específicas para sala de aula para leitura e escrita

Sabemos que existem vários desafios na profissão do alfabetizador e alguns problemas, como a dislexia, podem demandar meios mais específicos de ensino. Embora investir em…

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Métodos para o Ensino e Aprendizagem da Leitura e Escrita

O propósito do docente em participar do processo da alfabetização e conduzir ao ensino da leitura e escrita, é fornecer um método eficaz e que…

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