A Novel Way to Stimulate Students

Fiction is a novel way to stimulate the brain, it turns out. Reading novels, or stories, not only improves our minds, studies show, but gives us a greater chance of understanding the world we live in. And neuroscience is showing us exactly what can happen when one reads fiction. For ...

5 Tips for Improving Student Vocabulary

Definition of word vocabulary in dictionary To teach vocabulary effectively teachers must learn the skills necessary to apply the best approaches. Student vocabulary instruction is an art that will help pupils retain new terms that will allow them to prosper. So how is improving English vocabulary accomplished? According to Oxford ...

Reflective Reading: A Teacher’s Book Report

Reading books reflectively is important for both students and teachers. Teachers are constantly looking for ways to motivate students to become lifelong readers. But they often neglect to nurture that process themselves. Dominican University, however, offers a course that focuses on changing that. The Reflective Reading course is for teachers ...