Today’s teachers’ roles

Society has witnessed a revolutionary shift in the teacher’s roles over the last century. As such, we have seen the emergence of, what some call, the ‘interactive teacher’ (Abrahamson, no date). This term simply designates a teacher who is attentive…


What is differentiation inside the classroom

One-room schoolhouse classrooms were a place where a single educator faced the daily challenge of teaching to meet the needs of all students. Learner characteristics like age, cultural background, cognitive ability, and physical challenges did not separate students into different…


How chess imitates life

Chess is a game of Kings and Pawns, on and off the board. Considered to be the most democratic game in the world, it has been played by many and admired by all. It is the ground where mental battles…