SHARING GOOD PRACTICE

Make Teaching Science Fun

Teaching science in a new educational setting can be a challenge.  Teachers may discover differences in the students’ levels. There may also be a...

Sara Al Zaabi and Meera Al Dhaheri … defying sterotypes

Sara Al Zaabi - Pianist What or who inspired you to become a pianist? I started learning to play the piano when I was really young....

Useful Tips For Effectively Utilising Your Classroom Space

Blank walls and empty shelves can feel daunting at the start of the year, but it’s also a great opportunity to be intentional about...

Steve Bambury…An ICT guru who brings out the best in his...

The rapid pace at which technology has grown over the past few years has left many educators fumbling to keep pace with the rapid advancements...

Ways to reduce teacher talk time

Students raising hands, scratching notes fervently with a pencil, nodding their heads in agreement with their eyes glinting with that “a-ha!” moment look. Hopefully, this...

How to handle mistakes in the classroom

Remember how much you hated pop quizzes? You just knew that the teacher was out to get you. However, now that you are the teacher...

The Three Cs to Gaining Your Students’ Trust

After reviewing my student evaluations from the past six years when applying for tenure, I noticed that students more often commented on how I...

A million ways to thank a teacher

As administrators, we become so caught up with the daily running of the school that we sometimes forget to show our appreciation to the people...

Are you being bullied at work?

Have you been the victim of repeated mistreatment or workplace humiliation through intimidation or even sabotage? If you have, you are not alone. According to...

Overcoming the fear of using technology in lessons

  I recently earned my doctorate in Learning Technologies. I'd like to point out that I never saw myself going this direction. I took a position...