Brown: Chapter 22 Questions
Who does and who should be the major contributors to classroom research?
"Researchers" seem to do too much of the
research, but it is the teachers who
should contribute the bulk of research
because they know more about it than
What is meant by risk-taking in this chapter?
Teachers should not be afraid to try
new things. Teachers should reach out
of their comfort zones. The TESL / TEFL
fields are still relatively young. There
are many new techniques to use and
With the many pressures of teaching, how can a teach better handle stress?
It's important to keep oneself fresh,
creative, bright, and happy.
1. Set priorities.
2. Know your limitations.
3. Don't take on too many extra little duties.
4. Take time for yourself.
5. Balance personal and professional time.
What are some ways teachers can continue to develop their skills?
Attend TESOL conference and conferences,
learn new languages, etc.
What are the 4 things "Peak Performers" do?
1. Set realistic goals.
2. Set priorities.
3. Take risks.
4. Practice principles of stress management.
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Dr. Lynn E. Henrichsen
Department of Linguistics
Brigham Young University
Last Updated: Saturday, January 24, 1998