Becoming A Secondary School Teacher

Author: Peter Fleming
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136800107
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Written to address whole-school issues and professional values in the secondary school, this text explores the skills, roles, and knowledge needed by those undertaking initial teacher training courses. Creating a bridge between the academic world and the classroom, the book provides: guidance on key issues such as lesson planning, classroom management and assessment practical tips on handling areas of real concern - discipline, workload, job interviews, relating to colleagues advice on teaching beyond your specialist subject and teaching in challenging circumstances a strong reflective focus through case studies, action points and reflection points. Written in line with the updated QTS standards, this book is core reading for all students wanting to get the most out of their initial teacher training programme.

Learning To Teach In The Secondary School

Author: Susan Capel
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317659821
Size: 50.91 MB
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Learning to teach involves hard work and careful preparation. To become an effective teacher requires pedagogical and subject knowledge, an understanding of your pupils and how they learn, and the confidence to respond to dynamic classroom situations. Learning to Teach in the Secondary School is the market leading text for all undergraduate, postgraduate and school-based routes to qualified teacher status. It offers an in-depth and practical introduction to the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to become a confident and effective teacher. With a focus on evidence-based practice, the book includes a wealth of examples to demonstrate how to successfully apply theory to practice, and how to critically analyse your practice to maximise pupil learning. This 7th edition is fully updated in light of the latest initiatives, evidence and research in the field, offering comprehensive coverage, unit by unit, of the key concepts and skills addressed on initial teacher education courses in preparation for work in schools. The wide range of pedagogical features support both university based work - including that up to Masters Level - and school-based initial teacher education, and are designed to help you develop those qualities that lead to good practice and a successful future in education. Written by expert practitioners, thirty-six essential units include: • adopting a positive approach to managing behaviour to support learning • ways pupils learn • planning lessons, units of work and schemes of work • motivating pupils • assessment • inclusion and special educational needs • using ICT and digital technologies • pupil grouping, progression and differentiation • managing time, workload and stress • getting your first teaching post. Learning to Teach in the Secondary School provides practical help and guidance for many of the situations and potential challenges you are faced with in school. Supported by the Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series, it is an essential purchase for every aspiring secondary school teacher.

Teaching English In Secondary Schools

Author: John Gordon
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 147391843X
Size: 32.23 MB
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This book is an indispensable guide for anyone training to become a secondary English teacher. It provides an overview of the main topics taught in schools, informed by good teaching practice drawn from the classroom and supported by research and theory, and engages with the requirements of the 2014 National Curriculum for England. Each chapter is based around a ‘lesson feedback’ case study informed by real classroom observations combined with research findings to explore and analyse what underpins high quality English teaching. Coverage includes: · Encouraging a love of reading in your classroom · How to teach effective writing for pleasure and for information · Developing students’ grammar, vocabulary and spoken English · Inspiring teaching using drama, poetry and Shakespeare · Intelligent use of media and new literacies in teaching This is essential reading on all secondary English initial teacher education courses, including school-based (SCITT, School Direct, Teach First), university-based (PGCE) and employment-based routes into teaching.

The Trainee Secondary Teacher S Handbook

Author: Gererd Dixie
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1847063098
Size: 53.53 MB
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A comprehenisve handbook that has been written specifically for all those interested in becoming a secondary school teacher. >

The Newly Qualified Secondary Teacher S Handbook

Author: Kevan Bleach
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134120702
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Written to coincide with the introduction of Induction Standards for new entrants to the teaching profession, this text aims to help to smooth the transition from theory and supervised teaching to independent reflexive practice. It provides a combination of explanation, challenge, practical activities and authentic case studies. The author acknowledges the importance of professional development during the induction year and advocates the gradual implementation and reinforcement of effective strategies for good teaching. He also urges readers to develop the creative, intuitive and "natural-born" abilities that help to fashion their own individual teaching styles. Though informed by the Induction Standards, the aim of the book is to help teachers set ambitious personal and professional expectations through which they will realize their full potential.

This Is Not A Test

Author: JosŽ Vilson
Publisher: Haymarket Books
ISBN: 1608463702
Size: 54.24 MB
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Vilson, a teacher from an urban school composed of black and poor youth, challenges racism and inequality in the classroom.

The Insider S Guide For New Teachers

Author: Sara Bubb
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135723826
Size: 61.97 MB
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Writing in an accessible, engaging style, Sara Bubb tackles all the essential 'need to know' topics for trainee or newly qualified teachers from the perspective of someone actually involved in training or teaching. This book features illuminating anecdotes and answers questions posed by individuals already in the process of studying or teaching. It covers the whole spectrum of experience - from meeting the standards to gaining qualified teacher status (QTS), to managing relationships at college and school. Maintaining a practical focus throughout, the book is peppered with handy checklists, case studies and useful tips. This will be an indispensable handbook for any trainee teacher needing advice and information.

Your First Year

Author: Todd Whitaker
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317296850
Size: 17.24 MB
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Learn all the essentials for making your first year of teaching a success! In this exciting new book, internationally renowned educator Todd Whitaker teams up with his daughters--Madeline, an elementary teacher, and Katherine, a secondary teacher--to share advice and inspiration. They offer step-by-step guidance to thriving in your new role and overcoming the challenges that many new teachers face. Topics include: Learning classroom management skills such as building relationships and maintaining high expectations and consistency Setting up your classroom and establishing procedures and rules Planning effective lessons and making your instructional time an engaging experience Managing your own emotions in the classroom and dealing effectively with misbehavior Working with peers, administrators, and parents to build support and foster collaboration The book is filled with specific examples and vignettes from elementary, middle, and high school classes, so you’ll gain helpful strategies no matter what grade level and subject area you teach. You’ll also find out how to make tweaks or hit the "reset" button when something isn’t going as planned. Things may not always go perfectly your first year, but the practical advice in this book will help you stay motivated on the path to success! Bonus: As you read the book, get even more out of it by discussing it with others. Free study guides for practicing teachers and student teachers are available as eResource downloads from our website (www.routledge.com/products/9781138126152).

On Being A Teacher

Author: Jeffrey A. Kottler
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9780761939443
Size: 44.62 MB
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The authors help preservice, beginning, and veteran teachers discover their own special traits that make them superlative teachers.

Successful Teaching Placement In Scotland Primary And Early Years

Author: Jane Medwell
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 0857252496
Size: 66.93 MB
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The majority of ITE students in Scotland are postgraduates with only one year to grasp the vast skills and knowledge required to become a primary teacher. Therefore, for many, school placement is a source of stress and worry. This book combines the information and support that students need to help them prepare for, enjoy and maximise the benefits of teaching placements for their professional development. It has been specifically written for the education system in Scotland, taking full account of the differences in practice and terminology that make English books of little use to trainees in Scotland.