In effective teaching, a teacher listens his/her students and talks with them for their convenience. Basic purpose of the effective teaching is to make the students enable for learning. An effective teacher shows warm welcome to students and is enthusiastic. He starts the class on time, ends the class with strong conclusion and uses the best teaching techniques for effective teaching as well as for effective learning. There are four principles of effective teaching that are outcomes, clarity, engagement and enthusiasm. By following these four principles, students will learn fast, better and more long-lasting. Effectiveness of teaching is determined by the style of teacher, outcomes by the students and by the inquiry of students-teachers’ relationship. An effective teacher posse a number of characteristics that are responsible for effective teaching like fairness, showing positive outlook, being prepared, having sense of humor, personal touch, creativity, admit his/her mistakes, being forgiving, respected by students, having high expectations and having compassion.
Role of Nation Builders
Keywords: Teaching, Teacher, Effective teaching, Learning, Effective Learning, Knowledge, Key to success, Student-teacher relationship, factors affecting effective teaching, teachers’ abilities, Non-serious behavior
Teaching is an academic process and an art by which teachers motivated the students for learning in number of ways. Teachers are such helpers who engage the students in productive learning activities. By the process of teaching, teachers upgrade the unknown level of students into the level of understanding. The process of teaching effectively affects the way thinking, acting and feeling of students. For effective learning, a teacher should be a subject expert, a pedagogical expert, an excellent communicator, a student-centered mentor and a continual and systematic assessor. Effective teaching is the only key that will be responsible for the effective learning. Effective teaching gives positive changes in many areas like knowledge, abilities and mindset as desired learning outcomes. An educationist says that I did not learn from those who taught me but I learn from those who talked with me. A teacher knows that for effective teaching and for effective learning, motivation is the only key to success. Motivation means to move and is an external force that is responsible for response. Teachers are the nation builders of society and are doing their best but there are some teachers that are not showing sincerity with this holy duty.
A person’s talent and skills are leading to learning of his/her class. It is universally truth that the whole system of education based on one key, known as teacher. Teachers give the right way to the growing minds of their students. A teacher always keeps in mind the prior knowledge of students, what their students know and what they think that is necessary to teach their students in an effective way. In classroom, the teacher provides all the opportunities to students for learning better. A successful teacher is that who develops the interest of students in learning environment on one side and teach the students on other side. An effective learning can be achieved by the best quality of teaching. For effective learning, a teacher listens to his/her students and talk with them to know about their acting, feeling and thinking. A good teacher having professional qualities like showing collaboration ability, honest, having integrity, respect to others, committed to his/her studies, emotionally mature and acts like responsible leaders.
In effective teaching, a teacher listens his/her students and talks with them for their convenience. Basic purpose of the effective teaching is to make the students enable for learning. An effective teacher shows warm welcome to students and is enthusiastic. He starts the class on time, ends the class with strong conclusion and uses the best teaching techniques for effective teaching as well as for effective learning. There are four principles of effective teaching that are outcomes, clarity, engagement and enthusiasm. By following these four principles, students will learn fast, better and more long-lasting. Effectiveness of teaching is determined by the style of teacher, outcomes by the students and by the inquiry of students-teachers’ relationship. An effective teacher posse a number of characteristics that are responsible for effective teaching like fairness, showing positive outlook, being prepared, having sense of humour, personal touch, creativity, admit his/her mistakes, being forgiving, respected by students, having high expectations and having compassion.
Factors affecting the effective teaching:
There are five main factors that are affecting the effective teaching:
A healthy interaction between teacher and students creates healthy environment in class and promotes learning.
Responsibility, enthusiasm and knowledge of teacher are greatly determined the effective teaching.
Activities in classroom that are conducted by the teachers determine the process of effective teaching and encourage learning.
Assessment activities in the classroom encourage learning.
Feedback in the classroom encourages the learning process.
Abilities of Good teacher:
As a good administrator, a teacher for giving an effective teaching shows number of characteristics like enthusiasm, knowing content, organizing ability, actively teaching, showing good attitude, establishing successful environment of classroom, pace instruction, maintain good skills, communication, question effectively, differentiate instruction, holds high expectations and showing flexible behavior.
A good teacher is highly competent and able to manage the environment of classroom along with the planning and organization of classroom for making the bright academics career of their students.
A genius teacher is always expert in his/her subject, worry about the welfare of students, caring, supportive, stay connected with parents and excited about their work.
A helping teacher tries to help his/her students in all reasonable ways so that students can feel free to discuss about their problems with teacher.
An effective teacher makes his/her students enable to learn.
An expert teacher equips his/her students with more recent and advanced knowledge according to society where knowledge is rapidly increases day by day.
An able teacher enables his/her students in such way that their students can learn, update and create knowledge by themselves.
An active teacher is always excited about his/her job and use this activeness in class by engaging students in questioning strategies for effective teaching and effective learning.
A good teacher always starts his/her class with clear objectives and ends the class with the consolidation of the lesson.
As an excellent communicator, a teacher communicates with students for effective learning and to know about their weakness in study.
For giving effective learning, a teacher gives right direction to the student’s minds and guides them where they are actually going on.
A good teacher always delivers his/her lecture on activity-based learning and engages all the students of the class.
A motivated teacher motivates his/her students and knows that motivation is the key to success.
A sincere teacher never shows his/her students that teaching is a boring and aimless thing. He/she teach love for this occupation by his/her passion.
As a guide, a teacher guides his/her students in such an organized way that students can orient their goals and aims.
An effective teacher not only clears the course contents but also helps the students in learning.
A good teacher teaches his/her students by developing interest of students in learning.
A nice teacher always likes equality in his/her class and does not create the behavior of favoritism in class so that all the students equally move towards the progress in their lives.
A hardworking teacher makes the interaction of students with the subject by reviewing, revisiting and refocusing for effective learning.
As a protector, teacher observes the behaviors of students and in case of any change in the behaviors, he tries to know about the reason of that change and solves it.
As a role model, a teacher not only helps the students in learning but also presents a role model by his/her actions.
A polite teacher avoids anger, empty threats and harsh handling. Moreover, a good teacher does not abuse his/her students that result in lowers the self-esteem of the students.
Non serious Behavior of some Teachers:
Some teachers are not expert in subject-matter knowledge and have no pedagogical ability so they are failed to give effective teaching.
They show anger, empty threats, abusing and handle harshly the students that are responsible for lowering the self-esteem of the students.
They do not show any concern about the changing behavior of students and their problems related to life other than studies.
They are not clear about the course contents and don’t help the students in learning.
They are not able to develop interest in students due to their non-serious behavior in teaching.
They come to class without any preparation of their lectures and don’t engage the students in class.
They have not good communication skills, unable to actively teach and have no instruction skills.
They are showing careless behavior, non-supportive and have no proper command on his/her subjects.
They are not sincere with their jobs and students and are non-familiar with the use of best teaching techniques.
They are not showing fairness in their dealings. They are not paying their duties of teaching sincerely in education institutes and attract most of the students to their tuition centers.