Presentation on theme: "B2: Establishing and maintaining rapport with students"— Presentation transcript:
1 B2: Establishing and maintaining rapport with students How does rapport with students affect teaching and learning outcomes?
2 What is the rationale for rapport? Establish a respectful learning environment
3 What are the components of rapport? WarmthCaringFriendlinessOpennessCompassionToleranceHonestyEye ContactCultural and Gender SensitivityFairnessEnthusiasmCheerfulnessAppropriate Sense of HumorInterpersonal communication
4 How does a teacher establish a basic level of rapport with the learners? Interact freely and respectfully with individuals with diverse characteristics and talentsDisplay sensitivity to cultural normsEncourage self-confidence, self-respect, competence, and self-worth in learnersFoster a learning environment in which individual differences are recognizedFoster cultural and gender sensitivity in communication among learnersDemonstrate teacher characteristics that promote a learning environment
5 How does the teacher maintain a basic level of rapport with the learner? Consistently demonstratepositive approach to relating to studentsgenuine concernpositive oral and written communicationgood eye contact