Teaching Skills for Educators

Course Level 2: Intermediate

Estimated Study Time: 10-15 hours

Effective teachers have great communication skills and this helps teachers to communicate effectively with students, motivate students to learn, and implement successful instructional planning within the classroom. This course will help you further explore and understand the importance of teaching skills, and how they impact each individual in the classroom. The course begins by introducing you to the types of communication that occur in the classroom such as verbal versus non-verbal communication, and you will also learn how participation structures function in the classroom.

Next, the course teaches you about instructional planning. You will be introduced to US national and state learning standards and learn about the difference between curriculum frameworks and curriculum guides. In addition, you will learn how to formulate strong, measurable objectives, and how to motivate students using theories of motivation, attribution, interest, and self-efficacy.

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