Effective communication is the need of the day. It helps the persons to express their feeling and ideas in a convincing manner to their recipients. It is not just the exchange of information, but about understanding the sentiment and intentions behind the information. Besides being able to clearly convey a message, one must be a good listener, in a way, to understand the full meaning of what is being said. Such an attitude makes the other person feel heard and understood. The ability to communicate effectively with students is essential in the classroom for better learning and understanding. Students in this digital age must know how to effectively convey and receive messages, in person, as well as; via phone, email and social media. Good communication skills help teachers to excel in their profession and accomplish success in their career.