In clinical supervision Robert Goldhammer 1969 suggests “the teacher is always viewed as a professional who is actively seeking greater expertise and the focus is on strength and needs. It is also to have a supervision that is fundamentally humane, and is emancipated from the dogma and authoritarianism...
B.Ed for Serving Teachers (Hons) English Language Teaching
Beatriz Díaz de Contreras
BA/Bed Honours (Exon.)
Although I have always liked to use authentic materials in class, I had never had the opportunity to make a survey and find out if there were real benefits in...
My Mother, the Person I Admire the Most
We value and admire some people such as parents, teachers, friends, professors and movie stars who influence our life for their special characteristics. For me, my mom is the person I admire most. In every aspect of my life she played an important role not only...
day of high school was only two hours away. I was excited, but a lot more nervous. I got out of bed, got ready, and then was on my way to the bus stop. All I could think of are the stories I heard about high school being so horrible with all the strict teachers, the really hard tests, and of course being...
find that different teaching styles work better than others and that some prefer a softer approach whereas others may enjoy difficult challenges. Teachers often find that you may be able to spend more time with an individual and your feedback can be a useful source of information, for this reason it...
I sat here for quite a while staring at a blank piece of paper asking my self over and over the question, Why do I want to Teach? I’m a fulltime mother so effectively have been a teacher to my son since the day he was born but why teach? There is that question again, so my new career fits in around...
What I Have Learn When I Become A Teacher
As a go along with my Diploma in Teaching, I keep in mind that this isn't the most financially rewarding path I can take, but if I’ve got the "right stuff," teaching can be the most personally rewarding path of all. Although all about it seems to be new to...
Tenure has recently been a highly publicized educational issue. Some people believe it is the foundation of our school systems. Although, in some peoples opinion tenure is an outdated mode by which teachers remain employed without proper evaluation. In this day and age teachers’ jobs...
Why I Want to be a Teacher
I believe that everyone, one way or another, has progressed to where they are in life because they had a teacher. A teacher by definition is someone who provides educational instruction and communicates lifelong lessons. However, I see teachers beyond that common definition...
Why I Would Be a Teacher
Teaching is a very noble profession. In my country, there is a saying: “Quan, Su, Phu” meanings that the highest respectable position belongs to the King, second are the teachers then the parents. Many people love to teach but not everyone who wants to teach can become a...
14 March 2001
Do I Affect You?
It is amazing how people never seem to realize the affect that they have on one another. Every day, there is a mother who abandons her child, a father who neglects his family, and siblings that disdain one another...
I always wanted to become a teacher. The main reason for this is that I want to do something to help the community, and give back some of the privileges that I enjoyed. Some of these privileges included a great education, and caring teachers. I could see myself accomplishing this task through teaching...
University of Hong Kong, China
Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
Both of us have extensive involvement in ESOL teacher education, working mainly with
non-native speaker teachers of English...
interest me when I went over my strong interest inventory results were Special education teacher and College Instructor. They both are very good jobs and they are very rewarding. Special education teachers work with youths and children that are mentally challenged. Special education teachers work with kids...
If you were the Principal of your school...
The Principal of your home school has taken a leave of absence and you have been appointed to fill in during his absence. What are the three main changes you would make to your school to make learning easier for you and the students?
I would make some...
was a cold average day in mid January as I walked to my piano lesson. As we started the lesson, my piano teacher leaned over and began to tell me about a piano competition and the winners perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City. I said sure, not believing I would make the cut in a hundred years. Three...
If I were a Teacher
When I was young, I was fond of playing the role of a teacher. I would imagine a class of children in front of me, a black board on the wall and myself - an ideal teacher. Everything was imaginary except the ruler in my hand.
If I were a teacher, I would give greater...
Introduction to New Testament I
The Gospel of Mark
Reflection Essay #2
As was discussed in class today, I am not particularly scholarly or as eloquent in the discussion of and reflection of the Gospels. However, I am able to give relatable explanations of the Gospels, particularly...
Teachers are sensational, I once would have said, when they totally love their jobs, and strive to help students expand their knowledge in a specific area. I once would have said that teachers are all alike, but now I believe that is a narrow point of view. The teachers I have had and the teachers whom...
If I were a teacher
I would be a wise and the best teacher.
A teacher who teaches his/her students things
that are difficult but meant to be taught in such easy ways.
A teacher who makes his/her students learn the lessons fruitfully.
If I were a teacher
1. Teacher is an individual whom we find teaching in schools and colleges and she/he is the person who has an infinitely lasting influence on the wards. I really believe in the saying that teachers make the destinies of the children they teach and they do not know where, if at all, the influence of...
We have different kinds of teacher’s personalities. Teachers vary from one to another in their goals, feels toward students and the personal. Also how they are working with students. So, I will talk about three different kinds of teacher’s personalities is: kind, semi and strict teacher.
important aspects for beginning teachers to address within their classrooms. Creating a supportive learning environment where all students feel capable of learning and comfortable is one of the best things a teacher can do in their classroom. Through the past few semesters, I have witnessed some really...
The Teachers in my Life as a Student
1. Discoverer Teachers
2. Craftsmen Teachers
3. Builder Teachers
The Teachers in my Life as a Student
As we know, the teacher’s tasks are the transmission of knowledge, and their main goal is to diffuse...
What I Learned As a Teacher
When I first started teaching the AP English Language and Composition course 11 years ago, I added more nonfiction to my lesson plans. Still, during those first years, I persisted in teaching much of the fiction (and even some poetry) I had taught in the past, adapting...
How should I study to improve my academic performance in school?
Studying is not reading. It requires a more intense and organised effort. To study effectively, you must have good planning, memory, reading, note taking and time management skills.Â To study effectively you must master certain skills:Â...
BECOMING A TEACHER Page 1
Why I would want to be a Teacher
Grand Canyon University- EDU 310
August 16th, 2012
BECOMING A TEACHER Page 2
I want to become a teacher because I, one day, ant to open up my own Day Care Center where I can teach and help the toddlers and...
How Do I See Myself as a Teacher
Teachers possess enormous impacts on the lives of the students he/she taught. As a future teacher, being able to shape the lives of the future generation, I desired to be a teacher that provides my students with an enjoyable education experience. Being a serious person...
who go through high school are bored with the material, discouraged to try better, or just are not motivated for school. From my previous experiences I can agree with Rose’s critique of the school system because a student’s success for the future depends on an instructor or mentor’s guidance for achievement...
Why I Chose to Become a Teacher…
By Mack S. Tribble
My choice to become a teacher was not made lightly. This decision was a culmination of a process of reflection about what I wanted to do with my life. I have chosen a career in education because I believe that it is one of the most important functions...