It's the beginning of another school year for most schools/universities in the Philippines, and we teachers are again reminded of Dr. Hendricks' 7 Laws:
The Law of the Teacher: If you stop growing today, you stop teaching tomorrow.
The Law of Education: The way people learn determines how you teach.
The Law of Activity: Maximum learning is always the result of maximum involvement.
The Law of Communication: To truly impart information requires the building of bridges.
The Law of the Heart: Teaching that impacts is not head to head, but heart to heart.
The Law of Encouragement: Teaching tends to be most effective when the learner is properly motivated.
The Law of Readiness: The teaching-learning process will be most effective when both student and teacher are adequately prepared.
Source: Hendricks, Howard G. The 7 Laws of the Teacher: Applied Principles of Learning. Atlanta, GA: WTBM, Inc., 1987.