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Effective praise in the classroom

What is effective praise about ? We all know that a pat on the back can improve the way our students learn and it is a good way to motivate them and also reduce disruption in class. However, what if our praise is not delivered in an appropriate way or genuine? 1. Why...

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The protection of languages

The protection of languages: a right and a duty On a Paris-Toronto flight I recently had the opportunity to watch a documentary –or shall I say 6 short documentaries- about Canada and more specifically about Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation. Those six short...

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Teaching with empathy

Teaching with empathy: Rethinking Education for a more humanity in teaching We all teach students from different social, economic, cultural backgrounds with different levels, needs, interests and abilities. This can make our lives as teachers a little bit difficult as...

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