Effective Teaching Strategies (From Pearson Teacher Education and Learning Academy)
This online course is from the Pearson Teacher Education and Learning Academy. It is self-paced, so can be done at any time to suit you.
This course has 3 modules:
1. Activating Prior Knowledge
Learn to prompt students to reflect on and recall prior learning experiences and information - so they can make connections between what they already know as they think about new concepts and ideas. Support them to incorporate new knowledge into older knowledge.
2. Effective Questioning
Learn to ask the right questions at the right time – and in the right way – to promote student thinking and learning.
3. Effective Feedback
Learn how to provide students with feedback on how they are progressing towards achieving their learning goals, what they need to practice and expectations for success.
- Prompt students to make connections between prior learning and new concepts.
- Ask questions that promote student thinking.
- Provide students with effective feedback to promote learning.