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					Education Career - Top 10 Skills Needed for
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Making a successful education career is not an easy task. It requires a lot of hard work,
determination and patience. In order to fetch out an education career for yourself, you must have
a great academic career throughout. Along with it, you must have some special skills. Read on to
find about them.

The skills:

• You must be a very good learner: learning is something that you must get a grasp of. You have
to face examinations every now and then. You must learn in order to prepare for the
examinations. Not only will you have to learn up your textbooks, you must read books other than
your text books. This will help in increasing your knowledge. Just limiting yourself to text books
won't take you a long way if you are planning to make a career in education.

• Writing skills: viva or oral examinations are very few. You must be able to produce in paper
what you have learnt. Writing skills are very important when it comes to education career.

• Public speaking: if you want to be a teacher, a professor or a lecturer, you must be able to do
public speaking. You will have to appear in front of a large group of students and interact with
them, impart knowledge etc. in cases of seminars you will have to interact with a larger number
of students. So you must be able to speak well in order to hold the attention of students.

• Self management is very important: remember that you are in a very respectable position.
Many people look up to you for knowledge, morals and a lot of support. You have to be very
good at self management. Teachers are supposed to be flawless. But as humans, no one is
perfect. Therefore, teachers should also practice self management.

• Time management: you have to do everything within a specified time. Tending to your
personal needs also must be accomplished within a particular time. You must complete the
syllabus within a specified time.

• Interaction with students: as a teacher you must be able to interact with the students well. You
have to inspire them. You may need to interact with them outside class in case they want to share
some of their problems with you.

• Strictness: you have to be strict with the students in order to make them listen to you.

• Build up a strong personality: people will look up to someone with a strong personality, not
someone with a weak or a feeble personality.
• Try to be popular with the students: help them out with everything you can. This will make you
popular amongst the students.

• You must be competitive: you must be competitive and have a healthy competition with the
other teachers around.

A school career or an elementary education career is not difficult to pursue. But you must plan
for your education career right from the beginning. These days, it is possible to have an online
education career.



By Silas Reed

				
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