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What should a teacher know?

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This week’s topic is knowing the subject, and we’ll be looking at how you can build on learners’ existing knowledge as well as what you, as a teacher, need to know about language. There will be a focus on techniques to check your learners’ understanding, and you’ll see different types of language practice activity. To kick off this week’s discussion, we’d like you to share your thoughts on this question. What should a teacher know about the subject of teaching English? Please post your ideas as usual.

Claire talks about what’s coming up in Week 2.

Let’s open this week with a discussion on the following topic:

  • What should a teacher know about the subject of teaching English?

Please post your thoughts in the comments below.

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