Tatiana Sokolova is a teacher, teacher trainer and course developer
CELTA, TKT, BEC Higher, PTE General L5 (C2 CEFR) Certificates holder, PTE Examiner and Master-Trainer, LCCI Examiner, State Examinations Expert
Personalized learning: time-saving or time-consuming?
It is a commonly recognized fact that personalization is an integral part of a successful communicative lesson. Utilizing your students' interests, ideas and experiences to teach languages forms the bases for Humanistic methodology, facilitates building rapport, increases students' confidence and motivation, brings life and authenticity in the classrooms.
Personalized activities are sometimes viewed as demanding and time-consuming, requiring extra preparation time from teachers. In my presentation I will try to prove that the outcomes outweigh the efforts and share some practical ideas on how to turn time-consumers into time-savers.