Tips for teachers

United States, 1941

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Presents the three “P’s” of good teaching. Explains the place and value of the teacher’s “personality”; dramatises the importance of “preparation” and gives and example of how the “presentation” of the material is best accomplished. Analogies are introduced to show how the teacher must use showmanship, salesmanship and the ability of an actor to help shorten the learning process.

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Jam Handy Organization

United States. Navy



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United States
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Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Management

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Teachers

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Teachers - Attitudes

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States




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16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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