Different Variables of Teaching
Teaching process involves following variables.
The student is a dependent variable. He is subjected to changes and developments through the efforts of the teacher and teaching process. In the process of teaching, the dependent variable plays the functional or active part.
- Independent Variable
The teacher is an independent variable. He is responsible for the functioning of students, the dependent variables. He is free to act in the process while students are quite dependent on him. The teacher plans, organizes, leads and controls the process of teaching. Like dependent variables, independent variables also play the functional or active part.
- Intervening Variables
There is need of desirable interaction between the dependent and the independent variable to achieve the goals of teaching. This role is played by the intervening variables. The content of teaching, methods and techniques, tactics and strategies management of instructional material and teaching environments, etc., are the Intervening Variables.
Basic Requirements of Teaching
Basic requirements of teaching are
1.All the three variables of teaching
6.Teacher’s devotion to teaching, and also on the other hand, student’s devotion to learning.