Dr. Reni Francis
Pillai College of Education and Research, Chembur
Date: 28th June, 2016
Event: Workshop on Common Errors by teachers.
Event Details: The workshop focussed on identifying the common errors done by teachers in their classroom interactions. The common errors were categorised as – Errors in Communication, Errors in Classroom management and discipline, Professionalism, curriculum transaction, general errors. The workshop gave a glimpse of different types of teachers and their personality which was an eye opener to the student teachers. It was through movie clippings, self-explanatory pictures and anecdotes that the topic was dealt in detail.
- Identify the core competency for teachers.
- Identify the core professional competency for teachers.
- Identify the common errors by teachers in classroom.
The student teachers were shown movie clipping and each error was discussed at length. Brainstorming was done of other errors usually witnessed in the class and solutions to them were elicited. The student teachers were given a survey sheet which displayed the common errors done in the class, the student teachers were asked to mark their view on the statements. Feedback on the same was also taken.