Learning Archives - The Answer Series
The importance of Teacher Development
Teachers who love learning – and continue to do so throughout their careers – are better educators. Education is a never-ending process after all. No-one’s education stops – or should stop – after earning a degree or diploma and starting their career. If you continue to educate yourself you will: Be more career-minded.Constantly improve your skills.Become more proficient and efficient at what you do.Be better organised and yo [...]
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‘Once you stop learning, you start dying’ – Albert Einstein
Many inspiring and thought-provoking thoughts are attributed to Albert Einstein (1879-1955), the German-born physicist who developed the special and general theories of relativity and won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1921. Not only did he proclaim, “Once you stop learning, you start dying,” but he also opined, “It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity”.Read more about how this thought links to At [...]
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Everyone is smart – in different ways
Everyone is smart. Let it sink in: Everybody is smart in different ways and in their own way. Think about it like this: If you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid. It has long been known that there are different types of intelligence... Whether it’s 4 types, 7 types, 9 types, 10 types or 12 types (there are different theories out there), doesn’t matter. The fact r [...]
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