Teaching & Learning

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

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

Social Graces (Gary Horst)

Contributor: Gary Horst | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

Most of a child’s behavior is learned. He needs to be taught to be courteous and trained to be mannerly. What can we expect of a student and his social behavior? Mr. Horst gives practical ways to he... Read More

Social Graces (Norwood Shank)

Contributor: | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

Most of a child’s behavior is learned. He needs to be taught to be courteous and trained to be mannerly. What can we expect of a student and his social behavior? How can we guide him?

Applying wisdom with Discretion (Lyndon Hartman)

Contributor: Lyndon Hartman | 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 is seeking advice from others, applyi... 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

Gaining Wisdom from the Past (Norwood Shank)

Contributor: | Length : 26 | 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 correctly see both the past and the... Read More