People learn things in different ways. Some learn by watching demonstrations. Some learn better with diagrams and charts. Still others learn best by getting in there and doing something. By understanding how our students learn best, we can present new concepts in a more effective way. The first thing you’ll want to do is determine […]
Making concepts become clear by presenting information in a way that agrees with your child. Three things to remember when using learning styles.
Cynthia Ulrich Tobias has a master’s degree in education and has been talking learning styles for over 30 years! Subtitled How to Discover and Teach to Your Child’s Strengths, The Way They Learn serves as a good first source for understanding the way your child learns. The author explores various learning-style models — including Gregorc’s […]
Want to be able to tell at a glance why your child just isn’t getting a concept? Consult this free infographic from Online College: What Type of Learner Are You? Knowing the learning styles of our students can help us better understand how they process information and learn new skills. Presenting information in a way […]
Bessie Gray was considered “dull” by nearly everyone, particularly her teacher and her contemporaries. But no one considered Bessie more dull than Bessie herself. There was another girl in school who was considered “clever.” She didn’t apply herself nor spend much time with books, but she had a good memory and could easily recall and […]