Friday, October 7, 2011

Top 10 things students want in a teacher

Great poster from the College Board on the Top 10 Things students want in their teachers:
  1. Be Pushy
  2. Make the lesson relevant to our lives
  3. Be relatable, but please don't be "too hip"
  4. Teach us with words, sights and sounds
  5. Be consistent and firm
  6. Believe in us
  7. Explain, explain, explain
  8. Use our time wisely
  9. Have clear objectives clearly communicated
  10. Be a good example
Excellent advice from the main consumer of your product - knowledge.