What Are the Best Alternatives to Phonics?
ESL | Phonics | Reading | Teaching | Teaching English

What Are the Best Alternatives to Phonics?

Alternatives to phonics instruction can include Whole Language methodology. the Natural Approach, and Whole Word. These all place less importance on the explicit teaching of phonics and look on English acquisition in a broader context. These include practices such as memorization and reading for context.  

Does My Child Need A Tutor? (A Teacher’s View)
ESL | STEAM | STEM | Teaching | Teaching English | TEFL

Does My Child Need A Tutor? (A Teacher’s View)

Assessing whether your child needs a tutor depends on multiple factors. These include, but are not limited to, struggling with core skills in subjects including language and math, problems learning in classroom environments, and developing behavioral issues due to work being either overly difficult or easy.