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Education 111 10/26/2007 1. There are many reasons why people decide to become teachers today. Desire to work with young people, the value of education to society, and interest in a subject-matter field are just a few of them. Some people decide to become teachers due to experiences they have had working with young people and the feeling of accomplishment they get from helping young people learn. 2. Effective teachers have to be kind and respectful to their students, be good listeners, and most importantly be able to create a learning environment in which all students have the possibility to succeed. 3. Effective teachers should know and understand students’ individual abilities, achievements, learning styles, and needs, and they should accommodate to these. Effective teachers should also monitor and assess student progress and offer additional help or tutoring to those who need it. 4. I think the repertoire of teaching skills is the most important area of teacher competence. A teacher is only effective if they are able to teach in many different ways in order to reach and successfully communicate the subject matter to every student. Knowledge of the subject matter is also very important, but without the proper skills it is impossible to
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