Learning to Teach in Higher Education This bestselling book is a unique introduction to ... more
the practice of university teaching and its underlying theory. This new edition has been fully revised and updated in view of the extensive changes which have taken place in higher education. Full description
Learning to Teach in the Primary Classroom Intends to support student teachers in the ... more
school based element of their course. This title provides guidance with classroom examples, on the essential knowledge and skills needed to teach effectively. It covers: classroom organisation; planning for children's learning; teaching strategies; assessment, recording and reporting; and, self-appraisal. Full description
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This comprehensive new textbook provides valuable support to student teachers on primary ITT, BEd and PGCE courses. It provides a sound and practical introduction to the teaching skills as well as the underlying theory. Written by experts in primary school teaching, the book is divided into twenty-three sections and covers: becoming a teacher; exploring the nature of learning; planning for learning; approaches to the curriculum; recent developments in primary education; diversity and inclusion; assessment; partnership in practice; and, your professional development. Each chapter contains a brief introduction to the key concepts, issues and skills, and provides learning activities in the form of tasks. Annotated lists of further reading are included for students who want to explore topics in more detail. This major textbook is essential reading for all students training to be primary school teachers, including those on BA (QTS), BEd and PGCE courses, as well as those on flexible PGCE courses, those on Graduate Registered Training courses, and those studying Education Studies.