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created by Philtrate 2010-08-02 07:45:10 am

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Dominate the class is the simple answer to classroom survival. Dominate them by your body language and by talking a bit slower than usual. Body language includes standing still and eyeballing each student as they come in and moving slowly around the room

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submitted by Philtrate 2010-08-02 07:45:10 am    


The people who train teachers are people who have never had to control a class of big 16 year old testosterone fuelled students. The goody two shoes stuff they give their students is totally useless in terms of class control.

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submitted by Philtrate 2010-08-03 03:08:28 pm    

Students are taught to move quickly around a room. This will irritate students and prevent them from settling down to work. A teacher needs to move steadily around the room. The slower pace is an indication of self-confidence, too.

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submitted by Philtrate 2010-08-03 03:11:13 pm    

Teachers should also be willing to stand near each student for a moment or two. This is especially helpful when students begin to lose focus. They will instantly pay attention when they see the teacher approaching.

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submitted by scribble 2011-03-25 02:57:44 am    

New site to help students in saving money on their college textbooks.

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submitted by sehgalamit 2011-03-25 08:09:29 am    

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