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Teacher Training

Our Teacher Training articles provide you with professional development ideas to help your teaching staff keep their skills current and relevant. Use these ideas in your regular professional development sessions or just pass them on to your teachers to use as they see fit.

How to Create a Student-Centered Classroom

The idea of a student-centred classroom has been around for quite a while as a way to address student learning needs. However, even though teachers know about the need to have a student-centred classroom, they don't always make this a reality. Here are five tips to remind your teachers of to ensure that they are running a student-centered class.

The Benefits of Creative Teaching

Creative teaching is a teaching approach that breaks the traditional model of tests, homework, and assignments. Instead, creative teaching focuses on things such as visual arts, music, and dance. Creative teaching can be a very effective tool in the classroom to re-energize students. Here is a list of just some of the benefits it can provide.

Managing the Modern Classroom: Self-Discipline and Responsibility

In the modern classroom, teachers are trying to find new ways to manage their classes, alternative tactics to traditional control and compliance. These traditional approaches of rewards and punishments have been shown to be less effective as of late and as a response, teachers have started to use alternatives.