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by seballeste
14 May 2011, 22:31
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: HELP!:(How to deal with a super pernickety adult student
Replies: 4
Views: 4813

Re: HELP!:(How to deal with a super pernickety adult student

Your story sounds exactly like mine! Yes this student of mine would never do writings I set her, obviously because her level was so bad. Instead she did her own and to be honest they were quite dreadful! So grateful for your advice and hope that you respond to this message after you read what happen...
by seballeste
12 May 2011, 13:18
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: HELP!:(How to deal with a super pernickety adult student
Replies: 4
Views: 4813

Re: HELP!:(How to deal with a super pernickety adult student

Thanks for the advice. It´s my own private academy and so I make the decisions. However whether private or working for another academy/institute this problem would still exist. I should not have to just dismiss the student but the truth is since I started teaching her she has been quite alot to hand...
by seballeste
12 May 2011, 11:02
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Please give me advice! Problem with other teacher.
Replies: 3
Views: 3759

Re: Please give me advice! Problem with other teacher.

Fully understand how you feel it´s rude end of! Put a stop to it if the teacher has not asked for permission. I remember I used to work in one particular academy and we "had" to share our materials regardless of what, at first I found it odd then, I just accepted it. But this is diff you should say ...
by seballeste
12 May 2011, 10:55
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: HELP!:(How to deal with a super pernickety adult student
Replies: 4
Views: 4813

HELP!:(How to deal with a super pernickety adult student

Hi fellow teachers!:) I am preparing an adult student for Cambridge PET. At first this pupil wanted to prepare for FCE which is such a high level in comparison. I had to "inform" this student that she was not ready for this exam, to her disgust. I told her to consider PET instead, either that or she...