Audio-Videos

The 4 M’s of Effective Objectives: Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Contributor: Rolin Martin | Length : 15 | File type : Video

Good objectives can give your class activities focus. Vague goals, on the other hand, will let down the teacher and the students. Rolin presents a mini-class on setting appropriate objectives, and o... Read More

What Do Teachers Do? Focusing Your Lessons with Objectives

Contributor: Peter Goertzen | Length : 6 | File type : Video

How do you prepare to teach a class? How do you know what lectures, questions, and activities to include? It all starts with the objective, says Peter. He describes the value of a clear statemen... Read More

Cultivating Wisdom from Literature (Jonas Sauder)

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 43 | File type : Audio

Studying quality literature in?uences how you live life from that day forward. You may gain knowledge, inspiration, warning, or motivation. Teachers can explore literary themes with students and demon... Read More

Developing Oral Skills (Pete Peters)

Contributor: Pete Peters | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

The ability to express oneself well is an important life skill. Teachers have a wonderful opportunity to model good communication to students in both formal and informal interactions. In this record... Read More

Cultivating Wisdom from Literature (Lyndon Hartman)

Contributor: Lyndon Hartman | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

Studying quality literature influences how you live life from that day forward. You may gain knowledge, inspiration, warning, or motivation. Teachers can explore literary themes with students and demo... Read More

Applying Wisdom with Discretion (Pete Peters)

Contributor: Pete Peters | Length : 26 | File type : Audio

Math and science equip the student with understanding and skill to invent, plan, develop, and build. With today’s technology, this calls for discernment. Wisdom processes knowledge, acknowledging Go... Read More

Developing Oral Skills (Jonas Sauder)

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 50 | File type : Audio

Oral communication is the ability to put knowledge into words. This talk looks at opportunities to cultivate this important life skill in the classroom with discussions, questions/answers, oral report... Read More

Gaining Wisdom from the Past (Ken Kauffman)

Contributor: Ken Kauffman | Length : 32 | File type : Audio

Gaining wisdom begins with acquiring knowledge and understanding. Historical knowledge frees us from the tyranny of the past or the blindness of the present. As we value our past, we gain wisdom.... Read More

Cultivating Wisdom from Literature (Anthony Hurst)

Contributor: Anthony Hurst | Length : 41 | File type : Audio

Studying quality literature in?uences how you live life from that day forward. You may gain knowledge, inspiration, warning, or motivation. Teachers can explore literary themes with students and demon... Read More

Laying a Solid Foundation in Preschool (Jonas Sauder)

Contributor: Jonas Sauder | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

First-grade teachers expect that six-year-olds come to school with a solid foundation ready for formal reading instruction. Without that foundation, the students are ill-equipped to learn, and teacher... Read More