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A Concise Guide to the Level 3 Award in Education and Training

A concise one stop, pick up/put down book providing both pre and in-service trainees with comprehensive coverage of the Level 3 Award in Education and Training, including the Learning and Development units.

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Assessment

By Chris Atherton Series edited by Val Poultney

Written for teachers, this concise guide takes an evidence-based approach to Assessment, packed with practical advice on how to implement and evaluate various models.

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Assessment: Getting it Right in a Week

A straightforward toolkit of ideas for effective assessment in the classroom for all busy teachers. 

9781911106562_WEB_Assessment_In_a_Week_13_21.pdf

Becoming an Outstanding Personal Tutor

Supporting Learners through Personal Tutoring and Coaching

An essential text for pre-service and in-service trainees and existing practitioners in further education focusing on delivering outstanding personal tutoring and coaching.

Personal Tutor individual SAS form
Personal Tutor institutional SAS form

Behaviour Management: Getting it Right in a Week

Workable strategies, tips and advice for busy teachers who want to address low level disruption and improve behaviour in their classroom. 

Behaviour Management Sample

British Values: Getting it Right in a Week

An easy and effective way for teachers to understand and embed British Values in their classrooms.

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Creativity: Getting it Right in a Week

Practical guidance on creative teaching, teaching for creativity and creative learning for all busy teachers. 

9781911106869_WEB_Creativity_In_a_Week_9_21.pdf

Embedding English and Maths

Practical Strategies for FE and Post-16 Tutors

Practical strategies for post-16 tutors to embed and develop English and maths skills in their teaching while engaging and motivating learners.

Activity 10: Maths quiz
Activity 2: It's all about attitude!
Activity 3: Cups and coins
Activity 4: Tell a story about a chart
Activity 5: Mind reading with maths
Activity 6: Bedroom makeover
Activity 7: Discrimination legislation questions
Activity 8: Converting units of measurement
Activity 9: Finding faults
Activity 1; Age and house number
Activity 11: A-Z activity
Activity 12: Spelling test
Activity 13: Apostrophes
Activity 14: Prefix, suffix and root words
Speaking and listening scenarios
Activity 16: Fact and opinion
Activity 17: Answering a customer complaint
Activity 18: Creating a leaflet
Activity 19: Presenting an argument
Activity 20: Providing good customer service
Appendix 2:Spelling log
Appendix 3: Assessing writing skills
Appendix 4: Self-assessment sheet for maths problems
Embedding English & Maths sample chapter

Equality and Diversity in Further Education

Critical understanding and practical guidance for existing lecturers and trainee teachers within FE, explaining how they can overcome the challenges of managing diversity and promoting equality to establish a positive learning environment to meet the needs of all learners.

Equality_and_Diversity_in_FE_sample.pdf
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Evidence-based Teaching

A Critical Overview for Enquiring Teachers

A concise guide to evidence-based teaching, offering practical advice on how to implement it and evaluate its success.

9781911106753_Evidence_based_Teaching_4_33_.pdf

Learning Teaching

Becoming an inspirational teacher

An essential and aspirational read for all beginning teachers, with a clear focus on learning in order to help you become an OUTSTANDING TEACHER who makes a difference to learners, colleagues, schools and policy.

Learning_Teaching_sample.pdf

Learning Technology

A Handbook for FE Teachers and Assessors

An accessible, practical and up to date book targeted at FE and post-16 teachers, whatever their academic or vocational specialism. The book provides the knowledge and skills required to source learning technology tools, objects and content and to convert traditional learning and teaching resources into engaging and interactive online material.

Learning Technology sample chapter
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Communication Skills for your Nursing Degree

For those undertaking a nursing degree within higher education, this book provides study support and skills development for both oral and written communication in the context of nursing and healthcare in HE.

Using Lesson Observation to Improve Learning

Practical Strategies for FE and Post-16 Tutors

Practical strategies for post-16 tutors to improve teaching and learning in the key areas identified in lesson observations.

Relationship-based Social Work with Adults

A guide to relationship-based practice for social work with adults

The New Apprenticeships

Facilitating Learning, Mentoring, Coaching and Assessing

A key text for all those involved in supporting the new apprentices, as mentors, coaches, assessors and learning facilitators.

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What Every Parent Should Know About Education

How knowing the evidence can help your child succeed

A walk through all the most important issues in education, comparing commonly-held beliefs with simple summaries of the evidence, providing you with clear, jargon-free information. 

A Critical Guide to the SEND Code of Practice 2014

A practical guide to the SEND CoP for trainees, teachers and other health and social care professionals working with children and young people who present with special educational needs or disability. 

Classroom Talk

Series edited by Val Poultney By Rupert Knight

Written for teachers, this concise guide takes an evidence-based approach to oracy / classroom talk with practical advice on how to engage with and evaluate the ideas explored.

Positive Mental Health for School Leaders

Comprehensive guidance and workable, evidence-informed strategies to support the mental well-being of those with leadership roles in schools and colleges.