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The Weekend Teacher

Quick tips for better teaching and better learning. Listen for ways to make your job easier. You'll learn about resources and gain skills to implement immediately in classes and small groups so that your next teaching experience will be extraordinary!

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041 WT Before You Start a Series

Four ideas to help your new series get off to a great start.

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19 Jul 2013

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040 WT Making Students Interested With Victoria Sun

Guest Victoria Sun reminds us that teachers can inspire learners to be interested by what teachers and students do during a learning experience.

5mins

31 Dec 2012

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039 WT Using Variety With Ethan Laster

Guest Ethan Laster reminds us that teaching is an opportunity to add variety in teaching and learning activities.

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30 Dec 2012

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038 WT Secrets to Memorizing Scripture

Learn tips to making memorizing easier.

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1 Oct 2012

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036 WT Roles for Volunteers

Enlist participation from class and group members by assigning responsibilities that matter!

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27 Mar 2012

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035 WT How Students Learn

Things to keep in mind about students and learning as we teach.

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7 Feb 2012

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029 WT Learning Styles Theory?

Do people learn in different ways? What if content should determine teaching methodology rather than student differences?

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9 Oct 2011

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027 WT What Students Want in a Teacher

Learn what students really want (and expect) from a teacher.

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1 Sep 2011

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025 WT Loving Your Learners

Principles to implement that demonstrate love for your learners.

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21 Jun 2011

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024 WT Co-Teaching's Rewards and Challenges

Co-Teaching tips for more effective collaboration with others.

5mins

19 May 2011

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008 WT Ending Class on a High Note

Wrap up in style with these 10 ideas to make the end of class more memorable.

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11 Jan 2011

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007 WT Creating Teaching Notes

Here's a template to follow as you create teaching notes for your next lesson.

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4 Jan 2011

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005 WT Create Learning Objectives

Learn to avoid the most common mistake teachers make as they prepare to teach.

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5 Dec 2010

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004 WT The Least Effective Teaching Method

The least effective teaching method is revealed but it may not be the one you suspect.

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30 Nov 2010

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046 WT Teacher as Tour Guide

Teaching tips from tour guides.

4mins

13 Sep 2013

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045 WT Screwtape, Slugbook, and the Bible

Slugbook's address to his proteges in honor of Screwtape.

4mins

2 Sep 2013

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044 WT Mobile Devices and Teaching

7 ways to use technology in the classroom.

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25 Aug 2013

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043 WT Overcoming Nerves While Teaching

Ideas for keeping nerves at bay while we teach.

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14 Aug 2013

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042 WT Evaluating Student Learning

Questions for learners to evaluate learning.

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25 Jul 2013

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002 WT Motivating Learners

Who's responsible for learner motivation? Here are five ideas to create environments that are more conducive to intrinsic motivation.

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30 Nov 2010

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