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Teaching and Learning in International Schools

Teaching and Learning in International Schools

Lessons from Primary Practice

AUTHOR : Edited by Anssi Roiha and Eryn Wiseman

ISBN : 9781913453497

Edition No : 1

Publication : 12 Feb 2021

Extent : 224 pgs

ISBN : 9781913453503

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Publication : 12 Feb 2021

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ISBN : 9781913453510

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Publication : 12 Feb 2021

Extent : 224 pgs

ISBN : 9781913453527

Edition No : 1

Publication : 12 Feb 2021

Extent : 224 pgs

Description

An essential guide to teaching and learning in international schools for pre- and in-service educators around the world.

With more and more teachers working in international schools, this book provides a practical and accessible examination of effective pedagogy in this specific context.  Using case studies that can be applied in a range of settings, it explores key areas of classroom practice such as collaboration and student agency, along with emergent approaches such as play-based, concept-based and enquiry-based teaching and learning. In addition, it gazes towards students’ future needs, exploring themes such as new literacies and intercultural competence. 

Contents

  1. Student agency
  2. Differentiation
  3. Behaviour management
  4. Collaboration
  5. Play-based teaching and learning”
  6. Concept-based teaching and learning
  7. Enquiry-based teaching and learning
  8. Transdisciplinary teaching and learning
  9. Teaching computational thinking and digital pedagogy
  10. Rethinking literacy
  11. Towards new mathematical thinking
  12. Fostering multilingualism
  13. Intercultural competence

Author

Anssi Roiha is an experienced educator who has gained insights into several educational contexts. He has worked as a teacher and student support specialist at an International Baccalaureate school in the Netherlands and as a special education teacher in Finland. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy and a Master’s of Education degree and is specialised in foreign language pedagogy, differentiation and intercultural education. Currently he works as a lecturer in foreign language pedagogy at the university of Turku in Finland where he conducts research and trains pre-service teachers.

Eryn Wiseman is an experienced teacher and education consultant who has worked in international schools in various roles to support teachers and administrators with the development of ethos, approach and execution of inquiry and concept-based teaching and learning. Drawing on over 20 years of teaching experience, she is well placed to facilitate the development of those new to the profession as well as those who have been teaching for a little longer.

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