The Methodology of Loyola Convent School: 

Teacher Focused

  1. Direct Instruction: Teacher explains or demonstrates.
  2. Drill and Practice: Repetition to hone a skill or memorize information.
  3. Lecture: Teacher provides information to students in a one-way verbal presentation.

Dialogue Oriented

  1. Question and Answer: Requires reflection as information is exchanged in response to a question.
  2. Discussion: An exchange of opinions and perspectives.

Student Focused

  1. Mental Modeling: Assists students in managing their own learning by modeling a problem-solving technique.
  2. Discovery Learning: Uses students’ personal experiences as the foundation for building concepts.
  3. Inquiry: Allows students to generate the questions that they will then investigate and answer.