Sue Cowley's A-Z of Teaching

Sue Cowley's A-Z of Teaching

Author: Sue Cowley

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 0826475728

Category: Education

Page: 140

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This informative and humorous A-Z of Teaching includes a huge array of entries—from practical teaching tips for theclassroom to a selection of subversive commentaries on the more ridiculous aspects of the profession. Each lettercontains one detailed entry and several shorter ones, ranging from behaviour management to thinking skills and creativityto inclusion. Realistic and helpful, Sue Cowley's advice will prove a source of amusement and a much-needed stressrelieverwhen things get really tough.

Getting the Buggers to Write 2nd Edition

Getting the Buggers to Write 2nd Edition

Author: Sue Cowley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781441147042

Category: Education

Page: 246

View: 436

A fully up-dated second edition of Sue Cowley's wonderfully accessible guide to helping teachers develop writing strategies for children in the classroom. The new edition contains three new chapters: two on writing in elementary and high schools and a third on developing writing strategies in different subjects. With the practicality, humour and optimism that characterize all her teaching and writing, Sue Cowley guides colleagues through all the stages of teaching writing-from motivating students to want to write through helping them shape, structure and correct their work.

Getting the Buggers to Behave

Getting the Buggers to Behave

Author: Sue Cowley

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781441173140

Category: Education

Page: 273

View: 369

The fourth edition of this bestselling book includes new material for early years and further education (FE) practitioners, and those working in the toughest schools. >

Guerilla Guide to Teaching 2nd Edition

Guerilla Guide to Teaching 2nd Edition

Author: Sue Cowley

Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group

ISBN: UVA:X030101933

Category: Education

Page: 371

View: 949

Gives an insider's perspective into the work of being a teacher in its various aspects - planning, teaching, assessment, technology, management, and career progression, and includes checklists, real-life documents, and sound bites from teachers.

How to Survive Your First Year in Teaching 2nd Edition

How to Survive Your First Year in Teaching 2nd Edition

Author: Sue Cowley

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781847064714

Category: Education

Page: 209

View: 930

The new edition of this successful book offers practical advice for trainee teachers, NQTs and others new to the profession. It is designed to help them survive and enjoy the diffifcult first year as a teacher. Written in Sue Cowley's honest and down-to-earth style, the book uses real situations and experiences to tell it like it is.

Getting the Buggers Into Drama

Getting the Buggers Into Drama

Author: Sue Cowley

Publisher: Continuum

ISBN: UVA:X030256972

Category: Education

Page: 196

View: 382

This fascinating guide is perfect for the specialist drama teacher and those interested in using drama to help them deliver other areas of the curriculum.

Reflective Teaching in Further, Adult and Vocational Education

Reflective Teaching in Further, Adult and Vocational Education

Author: Margaret Gregson

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781780936659

Category: Education

Page: 483

View: 294

Reflective Teaching in Further, Adult and Vocational Education is the definitive textbook for reflective professionals in further, adult and vocational education, drawing on the experience of the author team and the latest research, including that of the Teaching and Learning Research Programme (TLRP) findings. It offers extensive support for trainee and practising teachers in further, adult and vocational settings, for both practice-based training and career-long professionalism. Now in its fourth edition, written by a collaborative author team of further, adult and vocational education experts led by Yvonne Hillier and Margaret Gregson, Reflective Teaching in Further, Adult and Vocational Education offers two levels of support: - practical guidance for practitioner success with a focus on the key issues including individual and collaborative approaches to reflective practice, a systematic approach to educational improvement based upon Joint Practice Development; and - evidence-informed 'principles' to aid understanding of how theories can effectively inform teaching practices and offer ways to develop deeper understanding of effective practices. The new edition is also enhanced by improved navigation and updated pedagogical features, including a revised chapter structure and text design, all-new case studies, activities, figures and diagrams. The team includes: Margaret Gregson (University of Sunderland, UK) | Yvonne Hillier (University of Brighton, UK) | Gert Biesta (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg) | Sam Duncan (Institute of Education, University College London, UK) | Lawrence Nixon (University of Sunderland, UK) | Trish Spedding (University of Sunderland, UK) | Paul Wakeling (Havering Sixth Form College, UK) Reflective Teaching in Further, Adult and Vocational Education directly compliments and extends the chapters of this book. It has been designed to provide convenient access to key texts, working as a compact and portable library. The associated website, www.reflectiveteaching.co.uk offers supplementary resources including reflective activities, research briefings and advice on further readings. It also features a glossary of educational terms, links to useful websites and showcases examples of excellent research and practice. This book forms part of the Reflective Teaching series, edited by Andrew Pollard and Amy Pollard, offering support for reflective practice in early, primary, secondary, further, vocational, university and adult sectors of education.

Guerilla Guide to Teaching

Guerilla Guide to Teaching

Author: Sue Cowley

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 0826458378

Category: Education

Page: 382

View: 675

In true Sue Cowley style, this book is an utterly practical guide to the profession of teaching. Drawing on the advice of professionals from all areas of education, Cowley provides a vivid insider's guide to the work of being a teacher in its many aspects--from planning, teaching, assessment and technology, to management, career progression and much, much more. Illustrated throughout with checklists, real-life documents and soundbites from teachers at the chalkface, this is the most user-friendly, entertaining, realistic book on teaching ever published.