Teaching is a rewarding occupation. An occupation where changing the lives of students and adults around you, Teaching your knowledge to others in a way that is knowledge changes over as persuasive and faultless, it’s an amazing thing tool all in itself. This is achievable when educators are dedicated, conversant, and ardent. Simultaneously teachers have to be teachers because he or she wants to become one and not because it’s a job or they were forced to do. Teaching is a very challenging job.
A child's natural curiosity can be a powerful tool used to direct his/her learning. My classroom will be student-centered. I will be a skilled facilitator that is knowledgeable, capable and effective in the management of a classroom. My lessons must address all my students learning needs. I understand why an effective teacher must be a resourceful curriculum planner.
Also, schools should have more parent meetings where the role of teachers and their hard work are emphasized. I use this knowledge to expand my understanding of what excellence is all about in the teaching and learning field by be highly qualified and conversant in the subject matter. I should have the ability to teach different student in many learning plans. In addition to be an affective teacher, my learning would lead to more positive student achievement. In classroom, I should work hard to meet my student’s need.
Teachers must make good judgments when it comes to instructional methods and curricula, so it is important for administrators to employ educators who have good habits of character and try to develop others through professional development. To maximize learning, an educator needs to understand each individual as much as possible. Today with increasing diversity in the classroom, teaching can be a very complex activity. Not only must educators recognize and respond to each student’s educational needs, but also understand the cultural and family values. Diversity can be enriching and be responsible for making students flourish.
During my tutoring experience I took a lot into consideration since I tutored more than one person, I think this will help me in the future as a teacher. I know now that students are the same, and they all will need me to adjust to their learning methods. Being a good tutor incorporates a lot of different principles, but to truly master it, one must learn to adjust those principles accordingly to the students and their goals.
Every philosophy perspectives that teachers have chosen for the students it is important because it can depends on their teaching strengths and effectiveness. The goal of any philosophy could be that every student would be able to succeed in their lives. As a future teacher, my goal it will be to establish a classroom that would be print rich environment that invites the students to learn, a safe place to be, and a place where learning is fun. Education on a child includes many people during this process. The first people would be the parents.
Teaching is a difficult job, and one that I believe requires a vast array of skills and attributes in order for one to be successful in. The image of ourselves that we project to our students can become a model for our students to follow. Many people, myself included, still remember many of their high school teachers and look up to them as role models. It is important to recognizes the skills and attributes that teachers have not simply because they will help you to be successful in your career, but because we want to ensure we are being positive role models for our students. In my opinion the most important attribute a teacher can have is flexibility.
It is so important for me to find the way my students learn best and utilize their learning style in my classroom. I also always show my students how great their potential is and constantly motivate them to always do their best. I am unique from other teachers because I am
Students may have an “intrinsic” or “extrinsic” motivation. In other words, motivation can stem from having a certain interest in a... ... middle of paper ... ...ponsibility for their actions; develop personally, socially, and morally; respect and embrace peers with different ethnic, language, and religious backgrounds; persevere in the face of frustration; and value the acquisition of knowledge and skills that may not be initially interesting to them” (p. 375). This pertains to me because in order to become an effective teacher I will need to portray these exact characteristics and qualities. I will need to be knowledgeable in all of the areas listed. Introduction to Teaching: Becoming a Professional is an extremely helpful book and also has great tips and advice.
Personally, I believe that good teachers are made from the following: knowledge of skills of all aspects of learning and child development, patience, and a desire to see a change in the way the world views education. Not only that, but a teacher must know how to arouse the students’ cognitive, social/emotional, and physical mind’s needs. Lastly, a teacher must be dedicated to his/her job, and know that whatever the outcome, at the end of the school year, they’ve done their best to relay their knowledge onto the children. It takes a lot to be a teacher, and it is hard, but I believe those who are called to it, can be extraordinary and exemplary individuals that can change a child’s life. While some would dare to differ, I believe young children are the most difficult to teach.