Critical Guides for Teacher Educators
Where can you find concise, critical, well-researched material on current and key aspects
of professional learning written specifically for you?
Series editor: Ian Menter, University of Oxford
Concise, critical, up to date and research-based! Teacher education is in a state of dynamic flux.
These timely books all connect with current themes and developments in teacher education in the UK and the wider world.
Ideal for CPD and teacher education in schools as well as in universities.
Case Studies and Critical Debates
This book links theory, policy and practice in a critical examination of ability-grouping practices and their implications in primary schools, with particular reference to primary mathematics.
Stories of success from a range of contexts and settings that demonstrate how to develop as a successful teacher education researcher.
Making experience count
Draws on individual case studies and up to date research to explains how teacher educators can equip beginning teachers to learn much more effectively in school.
Innovative Pedagogy for Excellence
A concise and comprehensive overview of the practice of coteaching, including its benefits and educational and social implications.
Encourages teacher educators to promote flexible and sustainable practice in their students, enabling them to flourish within an ever-changing educational environment.
A concise and critical text designed to help the growing group of school-based teacher educators and those based in higher education develop excellent professional practice across their institutions.
A key text for all teacher educators in schools and universities focusing on how universities and primary schools can work together to lead, manage and sustain a culture of teacher inquiry.
A critical guide for teachers, headteachers and teacher educators
An essential text for anyone interested in teaching primary school children, including teacher educators, classteachers and headteachers, critically examining what constitutes outstanding or good teaching of children in the primary years .
A call to action for post-compulsory teacher education professionals, both in the UK and internationally, to unite around key principles and practices.
Rediscovering early years pedagogy and principles
This book provides early years teacher educators with critical guidance to explore the enduring philosophies and principles of early years’ pedagogy and to creatively interpret and communicate these to those they are training to be teachers and professionals.
Provides teacher educators with an understanding of the issues around mathematics anxiety and a framework of teaching strategies to support trainees and teachers in primary settings in developing confidence in learning and teaching mathematics.
A valuable reference and pedagogical tool for teachers and teacher educators on key issues related to teaching pupils from disadvantaged and impoverished backgrounds.
A narrative approach to professional learning
A range of detailed narratives about practice written by teacher educators, for teacher educators, carefully curated by the author to draw out key learning points, including a range of coaching questions.