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Make Thinking Visible: Timely Guidance and Feedback

讓思考看得見:適時指導和反饋

Extended Reading:   Ludvigsen, K., Ness, I. J., & Timmis, S. (2019). Writing on the wall: How the use of technology can open dialogical spaces in lectures. Thinking Skills and Creativity.Websites: Padlet ...

Greetings from CLT!

來自教學中心的祝福!

On the first day of school, many teachers would kick off the new academic year by giving words of encouragement to their students. If you are going to do so, would you consider sharing with your students about the secret to outstanding achievement? Grit has been a very popular word among educators in America after psychologist Angela Duckworth released her research in 2016 that, the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a special blend of passion and pe...

How Role-play can be Used to Promote Core Skills in Classroom?

如何透過角色扮演提升學生核心技能?

More and more educators realise that some core skills are universal needs in the workplace. While many teachers are contemplating about how to foster these skills in their teaching, this article suggests how three of the most important core skills - critical thinking, creativity and communication could be promoted by role-play, illustrating with an example of teaching the topic, global warming.     Why Role-play? Role-play is a technique that allows stu...

Timelines: Timeless Teaching Tools

時間軸:永恆的教學工具

Extended Readings: Bauer, K. (2017). Flip it with timelines! 3 Ways to use timelines as a teaching strategy to engage students.   Retrieved May 21, 2019, from      https://flippedlearning.org/syndicated/flip-...

Simple Techniques to Enhance Learning Efficiency

提高學習效率的簡單技巧

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Useful Infographic of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)

有用的職業技術教育與培訓資訊圖

UNESCO has released a series of infographics recently and one of them is on technical and vocational education and training (TVET). This infographic provides an overview of teenagers' engagement in TVET programmes in Asia-Pacific region and advocates TVET as a viable alternative to university. UNESCO encourages everyone to share widely and utilise the resources in their own projects and campaigns. You could click ...

Video Resources on Micro-learning

微學習的影片資源

Micro-learning is no longer just a trend - it's an excellent professional skills training tool. Completing each small, easy-to-digest chunks of content lets learners quickly see results, experience progress and can choose the content depending on their individual learning paths. The use of self-directed, bite-sized training is a huge convenience for the modern workplace and education, either standalone or alongside a broader professional skills training programme.   Refer to W...

Building Positive Teacher-Student Relationship through Constructive Communication

通過建設性溝通建立良好的師生關係

Building positive teacher-student relationship is a critical component of student success. Students that are connected to school seem to perform better in school than those who are not. In this article, some constructive ways of communication are suggested to help teachers strengthen the relationship and build a good rapport with them. Importance of Positive Teacher-Student Relationship The relationship between teacher and student has immeasurable influence on the le...

Equipping Our Students with Digital Literacy

為我們的學生裝備數碼素養

Our everyday lives are imbued with the digital technology. Digital technology revolution would continue to speed up as more people go online and the devices become smarter. “Never before has there been a more powerful influence on human behavior, irrespective of country or culture, than the combined effect of digital technologies” (Eyre, 2017). From flexible and mobile devices, augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) to learning management platform, for example, Moodle, technology...

Handy Apps for Active Learning

隨手應用程式助你主動學習

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