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Topic: Professional Development

Topic Posted by: Melissa Cheung
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Date Posted: Mon Feb 15 5:10:45 US/Eastern 1999
Topic Description: What are your beliefs about how people learn? How does your teaching style and school system work to accommodate how people learn?

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Posted by: Leah Perryman
Date posted: Mon May 7 21:11:29 2001
Subject: How Children Learn
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This class has reaffirmed my belief on how children learn through inquiry. However, I find myself getting under a time crunch to get things taught and have my students prepared for the following year. I also worry about my class being well rounded (knowing a variety of strategies) in math, including the algorythm, in case there are teachers that only accept that method. Does anyone else feel like this?


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Subject: Children learning
Reply Posted by: Leslie Broidy
Date Posted: Wed May 9 22:49:20 2001
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I too find it overwhelming. I teach at a year round school and found that keeping organized and up on all the teaching strategies is difficult. It seems that I just get started on one concept or work in a variety of ways to teach it and then I go on track break. There is also all of the other activities that get thrown in there that slow the pace of learning (althought I do feel they are beneficial to students, I just wish they would wait to schedule them after testing). Let's just hang in there and keep learning about learning.


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