Generally Asian countries are staffed with low level teachers qualified with only a Cert IV in CELTA. So expectations of learners are low, most just want to be entertained. That’s what they have experienced. Entertaining is not teaching, teaching is similar to facilitating. the learner needs to work for the information to be processed into long term memory.
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Expert panel: what makes a good teacher with help gain further understanding of what it takes to be a good teacher.
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The goal of a teacher is to facilitate better learning.