Archive for the ‘Tips for Teachers and Trainers’ Category

Icebreaker Activities Ideas for Adult Teachers

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Here you are. You’ve completed your Level 3 Award in Education and Training and your first day of teaching is looming. You are prepared and ready to go except for one thing; you want your students to warm to you and each other. It’s a potentially awkward situation. What can you do? Icebreakers.

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What skills do I need to be a good trainer?

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

 

According to Russell Sarder, CEO of NetCom Learning, “80% of the success in the classroom depends on the quality of instructor.” The importance of a good trainer’s role in shaping future employees is well recognised by all businesses. Let’s take a look at some skills that these companies look for in trainers to judge their capability.

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Why adults are fantastic leaners

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Returning to education after a long hiatus can be a challenge. Given this, it’s understandable that educators – and adult learners themselves!- may worry about it.

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10 tips to be a brilliant adult teacher

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

To be a good adult teacher is not only about skills and knowledge but also about communicating that knowledge to your students.

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Good practice in the assessment process: 5 important tips to follow

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

Whether you assess students in a classroom or workshop or colleagues in a workplace you may benefit from the following tips which can help you ensure good practice in the assessment process:

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