Why Training Teachers
It all starts somewhere…
Parents always want their kids to attend the best schools that their money can possibly afford. Some parents even take out a loan from the bank just to finance the schooling of their kids. It is not the name of the school that they are after but the quality of education their children will be getting. And usually the best educators are found at these really expensive schools.
School faculty knows when they are the ones who give out the best education. These teachers and the school administration are proud of the fact that they are the best educators in the area and that they belong to the best school. To be able to give the best service, these teachers undergo through rigid teacher’s training every year, many times a year.
Just be thankful when the school provides teacher’s training for the teachers of your kid because it means that the school care about the teachers and it’s students. School administration should know how to take care of their school faculty because the knowledge that they get from the training will directly affect the students.
Some of the teacher’s training can be on behavioral patterns of students because the behavior of the kids back in the 90’s are different from the behavior of the kids today. Other trainings can be on stress management . While there can be other teacher’s trainings updated information on the subject matter that they teach because kids are smart these days. They already know what is right and what is not right. They pick up knowledge from the media as well as the Internet. So can you just imagine if the teachers are not as updated as their students? It could mean a total disaster for everyone involved.
Teacher’s Training is important
Not all teachers welcome the respite of a teacher’s training. Some even look upon it as a disturbance to their daily classroom activities. What some do not realize is that trainings and seminars provide avenues for growth. Management even looks at the willingness of participants to attend teacher’s trainings as the desire to improve oneself and the readiness to proceed to another level.
Teachers gain so much from Teacher’s Training. The training is a teacher’s gold mine to dig and to grow as a professional, where one could learn new methods of teaching or it could be about new information on the subject matter that they are teaching. Whatever the scope of the training is, teachers are assured that they will benefit from it. They just need to keep on an open mind during the training to absorb new information. Management or the board of directors of the school would not spend for things that the school, its employees and most importantly it’s students will not benefit form.
That is why if you are one of the teachers that are made to go to a seminar. Be thankful because the school that you are working for still care about you, whereas thousands upon thousands of teachers worldwide do not have the same opportunity as you do. Methods that were used during the 1950’s no longer apply today. Plus, information comes out every day so there could be some recent information on the knowledge that you have learned previously. It is all about relearning what you know and Teacher’s Training provides an avenue for that. It is your duty to apply what you have learned to you students.
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn – Alvin Toffle