a. What is learner centered instruction (LCI)?
LCI encourages students to take responsibility for their own language skill development and helps them gain confidence in their ability to learn and use the language.
b. What is the main role of the teacher in LCI?
Teacher monitors and corrects every student utterance
Teacher evaluates student learning
Teacher answers students ‘questions
Fosters students learning.
c. Explain the 4 key principles of student centered learning.
Learning is personalized
Refer to a curricular models designed to create individualized learning for students.
Learning is competency based
Refer to a systems model in which teaching and learning are designed to ensure opportunities.
Learning never stops
There are always new skills to learn and techniques for us to adopt.
Students take ownership
Teacher can help students take ownership of the learning process.