Erudition: How important is Vocabulary?

 Vocabulary refers to the words we must understand to communicate effectively. Educators often consider four types of vocabulary: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.   The average teenager has about 3,000 words in his vocabulary. However, in 2016 researchers...

The “Old McDonald” Approach to Teaching

Teaching, a crucial profession, entrusts educators with developing not only their students’ academic skills but their interpersonal competence as well. Few experiences rival a teacher’s excitement witnessing the expansion of minds eager to learn. It is a truism that...