Tda 3.1 Essay

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1.1 Explain why effective communication is important in developing positive relationships with children, young people and adults. Why effective communication is important Effective communication is important because it helps to improve the understanding between pupils and their adults. It also helps the staff at schools to communicate their feelings about students and plan future work. Sometimes if the communication is not very good between the adults in a classroom, it can affect the pupils. Children can notice the bad communication and that would not set a good example for growing, young children. Working in a school, staff will be face with having to communicate with parents of their pupils, effective communication is needed in this case because it is important that teachers, teaching assistants and parents have a positive relationship so they can communicate the outside of school and inside of school life of pupils. 1.2 Explain the principals of relationship building with children, young people and adults. The principals of relationship building There a several principals of relationship building. One of them is effective communication, this is a key to start or maintain a positive relationship. Another principal to build a positive relationship is to show respect, take time to remember names of pupils or adults, also it is important that you listen to what they have to say and remember they life events. Showing respect will gain you others’ respect. Third principal is to be considerate of others, their feelings and to take to consideration that the child or adult could be under stress which could affect their behaviour. Another key principal is maintaining a sense of humour, it causes people around you to ease up and relax, also you might find you have a similar sense of humour which is great to build relationships. Taking time to listen to
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