SHARING GOOD PRACTICE

Develop speaking and listening skills in young learners

Teaching young students how to speak is the most important area of learning. The best practice embeds speaking and listening across all aspects and...

Essential English Language development strategies for the modern ESL classroom

In addition to being the number one (1) studied language in the world, English is one of the most flexible, influential, inconsistent, and resilient...

Tap into the power of using virtual reality in the classroom

Imagine being able to transfer your entire classroom to a different place, time or world; imagine being able to simulate learning experiences and heighten...

Transform your marking with these 7 easy tips

It’s the worst feeling in the world – staring at a mountain of papers waiting to be marked. Don’t procrastinate. By using just a...

8 Ways schools could stem the tide of teachers leaving

Treat your teachers well inside and outside school: Treat all the teachers as individual human beings. As leaders, we first need to ensure that...

Why #EdTech companies need a teacher champion in every school

“#EdTech (education technology) is the next best thing.”“It will solve your problems. Schools will never be the same again.”We have heard it all before....

Cyberbullying: What your students need to know

“A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is still putting on its shoes.” – Mark Twain It is incredible how much...

Things teachers do to sabotage their classroom management

Every teacher has had a bad day at school. You know the one I mean. It was the day when absolutely nothing went right.Your...

Help students to build their self-esteem

As I sat in my favourite café writing this article, my daughter and her two friends (high school sophomores) worked on an extracurricular United...

Find the right balance with integrating technology in the classroom

Author, C. Bonk in his book, The World is Open: How Web Technology is Revoluntionizing Education, credits technology as one of the most revolutionary...