Archive for the ‘Pedagogy’ Category

Clarity Trumps all Else

Sunday, April 18th, 2010

When we study pedagogy we look at many different variables that contribute to creating the type of classroom that will be conducive to leaning. We look at credibility, immediacy, climate, humor, and so on, but clarity emerges as the most important feature for a teacher to possess. If students do not understand what you are saying, then forgetaboutit.