Understanding provides the intellectual diet that enables the students to gain confidence. I find this information to be useful and it is also true as it applies to all the learners. The students have to understand what is being taught to them before they can utilize the knowledge. The teachers should therefore focus on ensuring that the students have understood the lesson taught. On the other hand, it is responsibility of those developing the curricula to focus on aiding the students to easily understand what is being taught. The curricula should however act as the catalyst for enabling the students to develop a better understanding. This is an indication that the presence of a good curriculum does not guarantee better performance by the students.
The article emphasizes that the teachers should ensure that they are aware of both the quality of the curriculum and the instructions that they use. This is considering that the levels of understanding differ among the students. It is the responsibility of the teachers to ensure that all the students gain adequate knowledge and skills. I think this information is important to both the teachers and the students. This is considering that the teachers understand the curriculum well in most cases. The teachers also need to use a wide range of skills to enable the students to understand what is being taught. The article also suggests that few teachers are able to translate ideas into classroom practice. I think is ids an issue of great concern as it contributes to the failure of most of the students. This is considering that most of the students rely on the abilities of their teachers. The teachers are supposed to create and use the models that will impact positively on the success of the students. Key attitudes and skills are required for the purposes of developing responsive teaching. This concept is important for the teachers in order to ensure that they ...Show more