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Teaching the Arabic language
Nizar A.

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Teaching the Arabic language
Teaching the Arabic language
Nizar A.

Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee
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Teaching the Arabic language is at the center of my life and cultivating a desire for my students to live this language is the driving force behind that passion. To me, teaching is the ability to utilize the power of human communication in order to act as an ambassador, passing on my language and culture to my students. I have never felt more alive than in the middle of an exciting Arabic lecture where my students’ eyes light up with comprehension and a sense of fulfillment runs through...

Teaching the Arabic language is at the center of my life and cultivating a desire for my students to live this language is the driving force behind that passion. To me, teaching is the ability to utilize the power of human communication in order to act as an ambassador, passing on my language and culture to my students. I have never felt more alive than in the middle of an exciting Arabic lecture where my students’ eyes light up with comprehension and a sense of fulfillment runs through veins. I use this symbol of an ambassador because my job as a professor is beyond teaching a language; it extends to my role in bridging the gap between different cultures and perspectives through the medium of language. Hence, teaching Arabic is my role in creating better and more comprehensive relationships between societies.

Since my philosophy is for students to live the language, the classroom experience must be centered on them and their ability to grasp Arabic with time. My strategy begins with the understanding that I, as the professor, cannot dominate the lecture at all times but instead, must facilitate the growth of my students. This is why I believe that I should enable my students to speak for up to 80% of time, especially as they increase in proficiency.

Many teachers may teach the same material, but each one’s character is an important aspect of how the knowledge will be perceived by the students. I understand myself to be dynamic, exciting, and a person constantly searching for the fun in everything I pursue. This is why I like to utilize unorthodox methods to not only teach the language, but also create an enjoyable classroom environment. For example, my background in Arabic calligraphy enables me to use art and illustrations to teach grammar or vocabulary.

My love for music and recreation has led me to write songs and develop games, which I have used in class to help students memorize complex concepts. This creates a healthy environment, encourages participation by preventing boredom, and brings my o


Education

University of Jordan
Arabic Language
University of Jordan
PhD
University of Jordan
Masters

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Language

Arabic

Arabic

I have Ph.D. IN ARABIC language. I worked as Visiting Professor at Grinnell College and as a Language Consultant for the Peace Corps in Amman, Jordan.

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Arabic

Arabic

I have Ph.D. IN ARABIC language. I worked as Visiting Professor at Grinnell College and as a Language Consultant for the Peace Corps in Amman, Jordan.
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