Learner Centered Activity 1: Creating a Wiki Edit
Answer these questions and share your ideas according to what you have read about Learner Centered Instruction:
a. What is learner centered instruction (LCI)?
In student centered learning the instruction focuses on the learner and the learning process.
Learner-centered instruction encourages students to take responsibility for their own learning, 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 should motivate students to take responsibility for their own learning, and helps them gain confidence in their ability to learn and use the language.
Techers should create a positive learning environment and be a facilitator of students' learning process
c. Explain the 4 key principles of student centered learning.
1 Learning is personalized.
Techers have a strong relationship with their students. Teachers should identify students' weaknesses and strengths.
2 Learning is competency – based
Techers know the individual needs and challenges of their students. It is related to every students' abilities and skills.
3. Learning happens anytime, anywhere
At the present time, the teachers should not work only in the classrooms. Students are able to learn anytime, anywhere,
4. Students take ownership
Students have the opportunity to have a meaningful learning so they may explore, investigate or create. They are active members in the classroom.