No one would dare and to name or say teaching is a tough job. But this is just a misconception. Teaching is actually very difficult.
When we talk about the toughest jobs of the world, we think of jobs that are physically strenuous, tiring and hazardous, such as that of a mining engineer or fighter pilots.
Making others understand what you already know and shaping their future is a job of the highest responsibility and difficulty. After all there would be no fighter pilots or mining engineers if there was no one to teach them. This post talks about the various aspects of a teaching job. (more…)
Want to know more on how to organize education for children with disabilities the most effectively?
Teaching school children with special needs
Special Education is a particular area of education which requires using unique teaching materials, methods, equipment, and educational aids to comply with the needs of children with developmental disabilities.
Remedial instruction is aimed at improving a skill/ ability in every student. Thus, by applying different tutoring techniques, such as a recurrent practice and explanation, educational material repeating, and devoting more time to developing particular skills, teachers guide every child through the special educational process.
Any tutor with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in education is free to join a course on Special Education, which is offered in many collegiate institutions. (more…)
The choice of council or recruitment agency supply teaching can be an advantage for some or a disadvantage for other teachers. Supply long or short term teaching has a place in today’s schools to cover a teacher that is not in the classroom.
A three way partnership between a school, teacher and the teacher agency.is a short term gap to fill a post due to a teacher’s absence.
A school does not willingly take on the services of a an agency and accept supply teacher’s on a daily, weekly or longer term basis, although there may be more than one reason why a school seeks use of a temporary teacher to fill a classroom teacher gap. (more…)
A career teaching, or just a few years is not for everyone. Classroom teacher duties at school are a full or part time challenging role with a lot of learning and preparation outside of classroom contact time. A number of people realise or are told during initial teacher training than they are not suitable for the teaching profession.
You are not just teaching, think about parent contact, paperwork, marking, cover lessons, keeping up with your subject and changes in the curriculum every 2-3 years. (more…)