These connections are what will help me to become successful in achieving my personal career goals. I will also be able to find solutions to environmental challenges and concerns that the world faces. To think that I can make an impact on the world through my studies is incredible. The professor to student ratio at Northland would also help me achieve my full potential by allowing me to grow strong connections with professors and fellow students. A smaller class size would also give me a strong learning opportunity and help grow my leadership skills.
273). Between these two educators I see some similarities or differences between their philosophies and while Dewey has a few points that I agree with I see his views as more cold and calculating whereas Boyer seems to connect more with his students and how they can and should be a positive outlook on the future of society. I side more with Boyer than I do with Dewey but, both have valid points to make in their separate philosophies and as a future educator I think it is important to keep an open mind and take what I can from both men and apply it to my own philosophies as an educator.
This does not mean that one cannot learn from activities that are not explicitly suited to their own style, but their preferred style will maximize their opportunity to learn. Based on the work of Kolb (1984), learning styles were developed by Peter Honey and Alan Mumford (1992). They identified four distinct learning styles or preferences: Activist, Theorist; Pragmatist and Reflector. These are the learning approaches that individuals naturally favor. Honey and Mumford (1992) argue that in order to maximise one 's own personal learning, each learner ought to understand their learning style and seek out opportunities to learn using that style.
At the beginning of the session, is appropriate to used more minimal encourager, but depending of client situation, paraphrasing also assists counsellor gaining accuracy in understanding. Paraphrasing in this session actually lesser, I just allow client to share without limit, it may lose precious moment to allow the client to “hear” their own thoughts and to focus on what he say and feel, which is very important to help client to gain
Career Choice For my career, I chose statistician. It can get a bit complicated to do, but I am up for a challenge. I feel it will good to have a challenge for work. Statisticians use information and put it in a more organized manner for other people to interpret better and easier. A statistician helps many companies big and small.
Form groups of four members, identifying each member’s responsibility within the group, and then find ways and means to fulfil the creating of a positive learning environment. Refer to examples you will utilise in this process. According to Larry Nolan Davis, author of Planning, Conducting and Evaluating Workshops, The first few minutes of the training are the most crucial. If you cannot always produce a positive attitude toward learning, you should at least attempt to ensure that you are not the cause of a negative one. Robert Mager, an expert on training and human performance improvement issues, believes The learning climate should be arranged in such a way that the participant is in the presence of as many pleasant conditions as possible and as few as possible unpleasant
Understanding the learning styles and study techniques I used for the last term through David Kolb's theory on experiential learning Model (ELM), which is typically represented by a four stage learning cycle, as; According to Kolb, Effective learning is seen when a person progresses through a cycle of four stages, however, he explains that different people naturally prefer a certain single different style (actually a product of two pairs of variables as presented above.) Furthermore, below is a brief and concise comparative description of each style: ACCOMODATING DIVERGING CONVERGING ASSIMILATING - "hands-on" and concrete -able to look at things from different perspective - can solve problems and will use their learning to find solutions
It helps you see your everyday life in a new light – you may find out how grateful you are for some aspects, but it may also motivate you to make changes in other areas. I have no doubt, that it’s the travels I’ve made throughout my life, that has enriched me with my curiosity and open-mindedness towards life and people. The effects of travelling are not just short-term, you will learn a lot along the way, that will be valuable all throughout your life. Being able to see the things from a worldly perspective, is helpful in both the small situations of your everyday life, but perhaps, also in relation to your work. I think travelling is a basic human desire – to put miles between your home and wherever your next location might be.
I work well one-on-one and in a team setting. I enjoy being a part of something bigger than myself and having the opportunity to impact someone’s life-however small the difference. Personally, I believe that modeling is the most effective way to lead. I try my best to make choices that I know will represent myself and the important aspects of my life(clubs, leadership positions, family, etc.) in a positive way.
This is done through creating profitable and maintainable relationships with customers. The course has taught me that companies have a responsibility in understanding the marketplace and customer needs. If companies are unsuccessful at doing this, there is a great probability that they will fail at making profits. Marketing helps companies maintain their competiveness. What I learnt from reading the literature I really enjoyed learning about consumer behavior as it managed to change the lens through which I viewed the world.
I like being in charge because I am also someone who likes for other people to have good outcome and I want to help ensure that they are going to have a good outcome in the end Hudson 3 after all. I also like being in charge because I can mainly get my own way and dont have ti listen to anyone else. In conclusion,I relate most to Ralph in three main different ways. I relate to Ralph the most because I am athletic and charismatic just like Ralph. I am also like Ralph because I am committed just like Ralph in Lord of the Flies to what job I am designated to in a civilization.
One Cool Job “The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.” – Elbert Hubbard. I love troubleshooting, figuring out how things work and finding the source or the problem. I want to be involved in a career that allows me to use my talents and skills, as well as room to grow and mature. As a HVACR Technician, I can associate my talents and my career together. This paper will explore the job description, requirements, and salary expectations for a HVACR Technician.
I believe I am more similar to the Extroverted, Sensing, Thinking, and intuition type than the Extroverted, Sensing, Feeling, and intuition type. This is mainly because I am a thinker, not feelers. I am a leader who can be pretty stubborn and bossy, and I like to choose the decision I know is right, even if it doesn 't benefit other people. I believe the reason I had an inaccurate first test, Is because I was sugar-coating some of my behaviors. When the test asked, "Do you usually make sure you get your way or do you value others opinions just as much as yours?"
Having the courage to step up to something like this is big for me so I could add confidence and appreciation. Why appreciation? Well, I’m a very driven person and if I don’t push myself now then when will I? I like building relationships because I’m very sociable. I’m very clear about what I have to say, I don’t like to offend others and make someone feel bad because it’s not fair to them, I like when there is an equal treatment.
Academically, I know that there are some people here with higher intellect than me, but I believe that with my values of hard work and resilience, I can improve my intelligence. I believe with the correct mindset I can overcome the obstacles and belong with my peers. Hard work plays a role in my decisions as even if I chose the harder path I know I can get through it. This enables me to be able to attend Queen’s, as I believe I cannot fail. This key value is a big part of who I am (exhibit A) I also have the goal to thrive at Smith School of Business.