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Teacher

Teaching is an art and science. teaching skills are to be acquired. Nobody is a born teacher. But the skills are acquired over many years of learning the art. How do you recognize a Great Teacher ?

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Teacher

  1. 1. Who is a Great Teacher ? Prof. M.J. Modayil Ex A.S.R.B. NEW DELHI
  2. 2. Ladies & Gentlemen • I taught for 30 years and I learnt one single lesson • You may ask me what took 30 years for you to learn and what you learnt in 30 years • This is what I learnt 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 2
  3. 3. A great teacher does not TEACH ! This is the lesson I learnt in 30 years So what he does ? GOOD QUESTION Any Answer ? - 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 3
  4. 4. A mediocre teacher TEACHES A good teacher EXPLAINS A superior teacher DEMONSTRATES A great teacher INSPIRES 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 4
  5. 5. What makes a GREAT TEACHER ? Recollect your childhood Remember those great teachers What they did to make your learning easy and enjoyable? Recollect those things ! 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 5
  6. 6. Students say…………….. • S/he is kind, generous, listens to you, has faith in you • Encourages you, keeps confidence, likes teaching students, likes the subjects, takes time to explain, helps you when you are stuck, tells you how you are doing, allows you to speak, does not give up on you, cares for your opinion, makes you feel clever, treats all equally, forgives, tells the truth and stands by you when you are in distress • S/he is a GOOD TEACHER !!!! 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 6
  7. 7. A Great Teacher is…….. • Affectionate • Knowledgeable • Smiling • Curious • Honest • Passionate • Imaginative • Resourceful 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 7 • Tolerant • Reflective • Patient • Committed • Creative • Sense of purpose • Sense of humour • Makes you feel great
  8. 8. A great teacher is always……. • Willing to learn • Positive • Flexible • Kind • Good communicator • Smiling and humorous • Innovative in approach • Concerned about you 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 8
  9. 9. Are great teachers BORN ? Are great teachers MADE ? Can teaching be taught ? 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 9
  10. 10. A great teacher is……… • Not Born • Is MADE • Teaching is a SKILL • Skill is to be ACQUIRED • Practice makes one skillful 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 10
  11. 11. Chu Po Yu was a great scholar • His disciple was appointed to teach the prince who was a difficult personality • The disciple asked the Master for advice • The great master said; “ The first thing you must do is not to improve him, but to improve yourself” • How TRUE ! • Teaching is a dynamic skill and one needs regular training, retraining and refreshing 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 11
  12. 12. A Great teacher knows…………… • The Subject • The Students • The Weakness of the most dull student in a class • How to help him to learn 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 12
  13. 13. A great teacher is structured………. • He knows WHAT TO TELL • He knows HOW TO TELL • He TELLS what he wants to TELL • He TELLS the students to TELL what he TOLD 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 13
  14. 14. A great teacher takes risk……... If there is no chance of failure, then success has no meaning ! 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 14
  15. 15. A great teacher is positive……………. ………….…...........................ALWAYS • Let me ask you a Question • Do we need smart, hardworking, self motivated brilliant students ? • Or, do we need dull, lazy, unmotivated, average students? • What is your CHOICE ?????? 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 15
  16. 16. A Great teacher will prefer the second category • Why ? • Because, there is no need to teach the First Category. They will learn themselves. • Teacher is needed for the Second Category who need help to learn 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 16
  17. 17. A Great teacher has never any idle time………………………… • Because s/he is always busy learning and refreshing • Busyness lead to more busyness • But s/he has all the time for a student, especially a weak one 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 17
  18. 18. A Great teacher recognizes that……………… • The students are overgrown CHILDREN • Therefore, they must be respected as an adult, but treated with kindness as a CHILD 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 18
  19. 19. A Great Teacher gives……. • Confidence to the students • Encourages questioning • Encourages lateral thinking • Motivates to search for new information • Listens, learns and thanks 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 19
  20. 20. A Great teacher………… • Receives feed backs • Watches for body languages • Receives • Responds • Encourages 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 20
  21. 21. A Great teacher……………. • Comes well prepared • Provides examples, statistics, definitions, demonstrates, uses loud and clear voice, postures, gestures, body language, facial expressions • Never dictates notes • But explains, repeats, clarifies, pauses • Encourages students make notes • Keeps the students attentive, captivated, mesmerized 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 21
  22. 22. Tips for improving teaching • Never carry books, notes to the lecture hall. Carry only chalk pieces ,as many as possible • Go well prepared. The thumb rule is 2 hours of preparation is needed for 1 hour of lecture • Use black board, not power point • Don’t read from any text • Use ‘note cards’ if you must 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 22
  23. 23. Tips for improving teaching • Keep smiling • Know every one by name and use their names • Listen • Empathize • Use humour 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 23
  24. 24. Tips for improving teaching • Follow the 3 GETs • Get in to your subject • Get the subject in to you • Get the subject in to the students DID YOU GET THE PONT? 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 24
  25. 25. As a Great Teacher, you will never………………… • Do anything which lowers the dignity of a GURU • Lose your temper • Lose your patience • Lose your character • Lose your values • Lose your commitment • Lose your vision • Lose your mission 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 25
  26. 26. As a Great Teacher, you will never………………… • Insult or humiliate a student • Lose your temper when others do not pull along • Stop trying to help • Give up your efforts • Be in a hurry • Be unkind • Say you know everything 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 26
  27. 27. As a Great Teacher, you will always try to be………………… • Tender with the young • Compassionate with the aged • Sympathetic with the striving • Tolerant of the weak • Forgiving to the wrong 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 27
  28. 28. Some DOs and DON’Ts • Remember, you are a GURU • A GURU is one who is regarded as having great knowledge, wisdom, and authority in a certain area, and who uses it to guide others (= teacher). • So you need to conduct yourself as a GURU • In other words, BE A ROLE MODEL, not a ROLL model • Conduct yourself in a way that the students admire you for your knowledge, values and ethics and will try to emulate you 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 28
  29. 29. Follow the basics of good teaching………… • Plan, plan, plan • Prepare, update, rehearse • Use good voice, body language • Be confident, alert, energetic • Be yourself, don’t imitate • Use dramatics, gestures, modulations • Pause for doubts, questions • Encourage feed backs, discussions 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 29
  30. 30. Follow the basics of good teaching………… • Remember, 75 % of what people communicate with each other is NONVERBAL • Maintain eye contact • Don’t read from any text • Listen, show empathy • Be enthusiastic, sincere, self motivated, courteous, objective • Wear the “ATTITUDE” 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 30
  31. 31. Follow the basics of good teaching • Be well organized • Be a good time manager • Be a good class room manager • Be reasonable with demands of students • Be firm while using authority, but be kind • Be courteous while declining unreasonable demands 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 31
  32. 32. Follow the basics of good teaching • Never scold or humiliate a student in an open class. In fact never humiliate any one in life. • If you need to advise, invite to your chamber, offer a seat and have an open talk with out losing temper. S/he will stand to gain from your advice and will be ever grateful 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 32
  33. 33. REMEMBER ! • A great teacher is NOT BORN, but MADE. • It takes GREAT EFFORTS to become a great teacher • YOU CAN, IF YOU THINK YOU CAN !!!!!!!!!! 9/16/2015 Prof.M.J.Modayil, A.S.R.B. 33
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