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Educator’s Corner

  • Classroom management

    Classroom management refers to teacher behaviors that facilitate learning. A well-managed classroom increases learning because students spend more time on task. Effective classroom management increases pupil success by creating an orderly learning environment that enhances pupils’ academic skills and competencies, as well as their social and emotional development.

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  • Importance of a school

    According to Merriam Webster’s dictionary, school is an organization that provides instruction as it is an institution for the teaching of children. Thus, school is an institution meant to provide different learning areas and learning environments for the teaching and learning of pupils or students under the supervision of teachers. Why, then, is school important?…

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  • Bridging the gap to academic difficulty

    With the K-12 curriculum now in full swing, it was always the mandate of the Department of Education to intensify the advance of our educational system. No Child Left Behind legislation has been required by the department with a vested interest in securing of our educational efficiency. Reforms had been done to close the achievement…

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  • Professional development is needed for teachers

    Recognizing that school teachers have important roles in providing quality education to our children, teachers need to strengthen their capacity and reinforce own personal capacity and ability to teach. This will serve as a vehicle for improvement. Since excellent teachers produce excellent learners, professional development is needed to improve the skill of a teacher. Likewise,…

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  • Value of time should also be taught in school

    Time is precious and priceless for everyone; time is more precious than money as money spent can be earned again but time spent can never be earned back. It is one of the most valuable things on this earth; nothing can be compared with it. Once it goes, it never comes back. We never acquire…

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  • Ripping my paper, can tear me down

    Encouraging words and acting appropriately towards a young student’s school output can strengthen educational foundations but doing the opposite breaks down a potentially durable educational foundation. Great parents will always dream the best for their children, best clothes, best school materials, best house, best toys, best teacher, best schools and so on. Children are the…

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  • What educators do to ensure success of less fortunate pupils

    Many of school-age pupils in our city live in poverty. You do not have to teach in a squatter’s area or a depressed or far-flung public school to see pupils who are from a poor family. The lives of poor pupils are often very different from those of their more wealthy pupils. They cannot look…

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  • Varieties of learners

    “Every child has a different learning style and pace. Each child is unique not only capable of learning but also capable of succeeding.” -Robert John Meehan In my thirteen years of teaching, I have come to realize the students’ learning differences. I myself tried different strategies based on my own observations and my own learning…

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  • Mislooked but great inventors

    Did you ever try searching the web about famous invertors? What names would appear? Who would be ranked number one, two, or three? Will you ever see a name of a teacher who invented a simple yet effective and efficient visual or audio aid, maybe a combination of both? Whatever your answer maybe, we won’t…

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  • Strawberry Festival 2017

    Why do we celebrate Strawberry Festival every year? How is it celebrated? Are these plants classified as vine, bush or herb? All these questions pop up in my mind every time the month of March comes. For eleven years that I stayed in Benguet, I never dared asking what Strawberry Festival is, why do people…

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