When effective communication is missing, this can cause teachers to misunderstand or be ignorant of the child’s needs; further more pupils may not feel listened too. This could result in the pupil feeling worried or angry. Teachers need to form positive approach and effective communication to help children understand the boundaries expected of them. Sharing information means parents develop a clear appreciation of their child’s true strengths, showing the child that parent and teacher both want the ultimate goal for the child, leaving the child to feel comfortable about making mistakes and acting accordingly to put them right and voicing this to the teachers to allow teachers to help in areas needed. The two way key effective communications are verbal and nonverbal.
Unit 1 Communication and professional relationships with Children, Young People and Adults. LEARNING OUTCOME 1 1.1 Explain why effective communication is important in developing positive relationships with children, young people and adults. Effective communication is important not only to pupils, but parent/carers and other adults we may have to deal with. Effective communication can only lead to beneficial support from parent/carers, therefore making communication between each other strong and effective. It is important for pupils that we model effective communication skills, checking and being clear on what we may say and how it may be interpreted, in order for pupils to understand school expectations.
Being able to talk to communicate any issues or problems is effective. Being able to talk things through and just listen can show that you have mutual respect for that individual, this may also encourage them to open up to you more. (This is a good basis to build a trusting relationship with someone, it shows that you have a genuine interest in them and their lives and it builds their self esteem. (However it is also very important you respect the privacy of that individual. If you have a good communicative relationship then this can assist the individual with their learning, it will make it easier for you to negotiate when disagreements may occur.
That means I should consider how I approach other people and my response for them. Parents and other adults who come to school are most likely to give beneficial support if communication is strong and effective. It is also important for pupils that models effective communication skills. This means checking what I am saying, sometimes in moment of stress or excitement, so that they can understand what my expectations are in school, effective communication and positive relationship do not happen by chance. We have to build bridge of trust.
Effective Communication is important with pupils because it maintains a good relationship between the Teaching and the pupil when developing these positive relationships. Children want to be in an honest and trustworthy environment. If they don’t feel that they can trust you they will find it hard to approach you and this could affect the child’s learning. Having a positive relationship will allow the child to feel more comfortable around the T/A which will inevitably create a good learning atmosphere for everyone. Consistency and Patience will help you build this relationship.
* Showing pupils that they are valued and important people. * Being alert to pupils feelings. * Looking at the world from a pupils point of view. Answer three Social and cultural background affects relationships and how people communicate because the way we react to a situation to these people could be seen as unacceptable. Professional background affects relationships and how people communicate because as a teaching assistant you have to be professional with school to pupils parents and staff.
Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults. Understand the principles of developing positive relationships with children, young people and adults. Effective communication is important in order to build positive relationships , we should always check how we approach and respond to other people as we are more likely to have better relationships if we communicate well with one another. Parents and other adults that come into school are more likely to give better support if communication is strong and effective in turn this benefits the children we work with. It is also important for the children that we model effective communication skills, this means checking what we are saying in moments of stress or excitement, we ask the children to behave in a certain way when communicating and sometimes forget that ourselves if we do this they will struggle to understand the boundaries of what is acceptable.
Sometimes pupils may lack confidence and find it hard to communicate, so it is especially important to be mindful and approach them in a positive and gentle manner, this helps to build trust. It is vital to develop a positive relationship with parents, as they are the most constant adults in a child’s life, they provide beneficial support and help ease transition processes in a child’s progress. Effectively communicating with adults builds and strengthens relationships. It is beneficial to them because they are able to understand what they want and expect from each other and work as a team. Approaching an adult in an appropriate manner such as being at the same level when conversing with them displays equal power between them, shows respect and builds
Outcome 2 1. Positive relationships with people involved with the care of children is very important because it effects the child’s sense of security in school. This includes the staff between themselves, staff with managers/supervisors/head teacher etc., staff with visitors/inspectors and most important staff with the parents/carers. If the relationship of the staff one to another would include internal politics and power struggles, the children in the setting would feel it and feel insucure. The staff has to work together as a team and support each other.
1.1 Why effective communication is important in developing positive relationships with Children, Young people and Adults. Communicating effectively within the school setting, is very important to enable strong relationships to build between children, young people and adults. Developing positive relationships with the children is the main key to a happy and calm environment. Without a positive and supportive attitude there will be no trust or honesty between yourself and the children. They will not feel like they can talk to you which may mean they could be keeping something important inside, which could affect their learning or social skills.