Teaching and Learning

Building Effective Pedagogies
by Jennifer Howell

Publisher: Oxford University Press ANZ

Publication Date: November 24, 2014

ISBN: 9780195529067

Binding: Paperback

Availability: 7-14 Days

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Teaching and Learning: Building Effective Pedagogies introduces pre-service teachers to the principles of teaching across the early childhood, primary and middle years of school. The book guides students to gradually build theoretical knowledge and practical skills to prepare for their classroom experience. It covers the journey to becoming a teacher – the process and pedagogies needed to meet the diverse needs of students, comprehensive coverage of the phases of learning and development and explores the wider contexts of school culture, professional responsibilities and the transition from pre-service to practice. Key featuresIncorporates educational psychology and the phases of learning and development, theories and framework within teaching methodologyFull of practical exercises, practicum tasks, phase-specific learning activities and teaching tips to help pre-service teachers develop key knowledge and prepare for classroom practice‘In schools’ case studies and personal accounts from practising and pre-service teachers provide insight into contemporary teaching experiencesCritical Signposts boxes throughout encourage discussion and critical reflection around key topics in teacher education