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by jaipmaron
03 Mar 2011, 16:11
Forum: Teaching Young Learners
Topic: learner autonomy for teenagers!?
Replies: 5
Views: 11525

Re: learner autonomy for teenagers!?

In my opinion, there is a necessity for them to learn how to be autonomous. Nevertheless, autonomy must be differenciated from the control you have on their learning. Balance must be made between the two because losing control is a very real issue that can lead to enormous problems afterwards. Teena...
by jaipmaron
03 Mar 2011, 16:01
Forum: Special Needs
Topic: Dysphasia & Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Replies: 1
Views: 12206

Dysphasia & Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Hello everyone! I am a student at University Laval doing my BA in Teaching English as a Second Language. Last semester, I did my second internship in an elementary school and I almost had the opportunity to teach a group of children whom are troubled with Dysphasia and Attention Deficit Hyperactivit...
by jaipmaron
03 Mar 2011, 15:49
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Mentoring experiences?
Replies: 10
Views: 10808

Re: Mentoring experiences?

Hey there! Last year, I had the privilege of teaching French to 2 Inuit sisters and what a great challenge it was for me to achieve. Alice was the one I spent the most time with. It was both in-class help and a one-hour period per day to practice the very basis of French. Alice was a grade 1st stude...
by jaipmaron
03 Mar 2011, 15:34
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Big decisions...
Replies: 4
Views: 5515

Re: Big decisions...

I have to admit that if reading posts on this discussion forum makes you want to find a job without a certificate, you better stop visiting the forum! Surely, you can find yourself a job without any certification, but this does not guarantee you from keeping it if someone shows up one day with a cer...