Category Archive: Speech


Classroom Questioning: How to ask good questions

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Classroom Questioning: How to ask good questions

Classroom questioning is perhaps the most overlooked part of any modern teacher’s pedagogical toolkit. This is despite the fact that questions make up a large chunk of what we do on a day-to-day basis to facilitate learning. One of the reasons why questions are overlooked is because it can ...

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“It’s just my opinion” isn’t good enough

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“It’s just my opinion” isn’t good enough

Top tips on how to teach students to justify their opinions rather than blandly assert them “Everyone is entitled to their opinion” – a refrain commonly heard in our society. We value free speech and the rights of the individual. The private preferences we keep, as long as they do ...

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Mike Gershon