Teacher Workshops are the talk of the town in recent times. The times are changing, the pattern of teaching is changing and so is the mindset of students. The COVID pandemic made the whole education system and traditional teaching online, few teachers were not ready for the shift. Teacher workshops came as a rescue for them.
What are Teacher workshops?
According to Google, the definition of workshops is- A brief intensive course, a seminar, or a series of meetings emphasizing interaction and exchange of information among a usually small number of participants.
Hence it can be said that Teacher Training Workshops are workshops that help the teachers in developing and learning new teaching strategies, strategies of classroom management, technological advancement, etc. In short, the Teacher Training Workshops provide overall continuous growth opportunities to the teachers to make the best use of their abilities.
Why are these Workshops important for teachers?
In order to keep moving, be tech-savvy, avoid technological illiteracy and be a student’s favorite, a teacher needs to keep themselves up to date and that is why they say that teaching is a forever learning process and if one is stepping into the profession of teaching they should prepare themselves for being updated. Teacher Training Workshops have got the teacher’s back, many institutes and even government provide these Teacher Training workshop programs to the teachers.
And as Leonardo Da Vinci quotes-
“Learning acquired in youth arrests the evil of old age; and if you understand that old age has wisdom for its food, you will so conduct yourself in youth that your old age will not lack for nourishment”, a teacher should always keep learning.
Happy Teaching and Happy Learning!