Language Fuel Podcast
About This Show
This podcast is designed to inspire language teaching and learning. Tune in for book reviews, interviews with inspiring teachers, best practice ideas, linguistic facts, musings on current events and crazy language learning stories. For more information, visit www.languagefuel.com.
Most Recent Episode
LFP#15 Managing Classroom Behaviour
5 days ago
Are you struggling to manage classroom behaviour? In this episode, I discuss three main causes of unwanted classroom behavior, and share tips for addressing those. We look at issues relating to unclear expectations, materials which may not be appropriate, and social dynamics in the classroom. I share an experience I had early in my language teaching career, where a negative relationship between two students surprisingly reared its head. It taught me to appreciate the internal emotional landscape that my students have, which I simply can’t see, and how important it is to consider these when planning lessons.