How to manage a class discussion effectively

Faber, Krista
October 2011
British Journal of School Nursing;Oct2011, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p414
Academic Journal
The article offers suggestions for managing a class discussion in school nursing in Great Britain. Recommendations include the establishment of a good classroom atmosphere, asking interesting questions and ensuring that every student in the class is heard. It also advises on the use of debates as ways for generating a stimulating class discussion.


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