Tags with "Ability"


Giving People a Leg Up

I got to thinking about what makes a good learner and I came up with the following simple quartet: People learn at different rates depending on their: aggregate study, frequency of study, aptitude, motivation.


From Each According to His Need, to Each According to His Ability

Something you might read in ELT journals or academic blogs is that teachers ought to place the learners’ needs at the forefront of their teaching. This sounds fair enough, but it can mean two different things.