Learning Styles and Multiple Intelligences

If you – or your child – are really struggling in the classroom, look into what learning style you may benefit from.  In this book, by Harvey F. Silver, Richard W. Strong and Matthew J. Perini, readers can find out  how to implement a holistic learning program that seamlessly integrates learning styles and multiple intelligences […]

Figuring Out a Student’s Learning Style

You’ve got 30 students in your classroom. How are you supposed to take the time to find out how each one learns best? With little kids, it’s really just a matter of exposing them to all sorts of learning styles and seeing what works best for the kids. As they get older, you can have […]

British Council on Educational Resources

TeachingEnglish is a conglomeration of everything teachers need for lessons and the staff room.  This includes:  worksheets, lesson plans, teaching tips, web links, training and more.  Check out the video for more details.    

Teaching Pack Resources

Get some great ideas for your teaching with this cool site on teaching packs.  This includes: the calculator pack, the classroom essentials pack, classroom rewards pack, earning morning activity pack, fractions pack, maths vocabulary pack, persuasive writing pack, pirates pack, punctuation pack, times tables pack, goody pack, future packs, etc.  It sure is a lot […]

How Learning Styles Translate into Action

You’re a teacher in the classroom and you understand that there are many learning styles. But, what do you actually do about them? How do you translate this idea into action? Here are a few suggestions to get you started. Visual: For visual learners, you should make sure that you have a lot of posters […]

Education – Critical Thinking

It is the responsibility of educators to “ensure that critical thinking takes place on an ongoing basis in the classroom.” In this video, a clear definition of the concept is provided.

7 Intelligences and Ways to Learn

As a teacher, it’s important to understand that there are many different ways to learn. Traditionally, frontal learning has been the way that everyone learns, with children sitting in their desks and listening to the teacher lecture. Today, however, there is a larger understanding that students have many ways to learn. Here is a quick […]

Defining Aural Learners

Before one commits their child to a school that believes in an aural style of education, one should identify if they have a good amount of the features attributed to these children. They include: being a good listener, responding better to listening than seeing, has a good reaction to music, does less well when reading […]