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Developing Advanced Primary Teaching Skills

Developing Advanced Primary Teaching Skills (Hardback)

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Do you believe that continuous improvement in teaching is essential?





Do you wish to enhance your understanding of how children learn?





Are you eager to become a well-informed professional?





From the author of the hugely respected Foundations of Primary Teaching, this advanced textbook explores the essential elements of teaching and learning and the process of becoming a caring and competent teacher. It introduces a wide range of education issues, challenges and requirements with the intention of promoting advanced classroom practice, both for individuals and within teams. The book offers insights, ideas, hints and thought-provoking education topics for individual reflection and team discussion.





With a focus on understanding the teaching and learning processes and the factors that impact upon providing a high quality education for every pupil, this book discusses in detail key learning skills, dilemmas and challenges for primary teachers and themes in continuing professional development. It covers issues in teaching and learning including:

















The nature/nurture debate















Motivation















Emotional and moral development















Raising boys' achievement levels















Gender and teachers















Accelerated learning















Reflective practice.











Including action points, hints and challenges, this book will be of interest to trainee teachers, postgraduates, experienced qualified teachers, deputy head teachers and head teachers who wish to be more consistently effective and make a positive impact on the lives of children in their primary classroom.

EducationEducation TheoryHigher & further education, tertiary educationTeacher trainingEducationEducation TheorySchoolsPrimary & middle schoolsEducationTeaching SkillsTeaching of a specific subjectTeachers' classroom resources & materialEducationTeaching SkillsTeaching skills & techniques Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Publication Date: 17/05/2012 ISBN-13: 9780415516532  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Denis Hayes is an education writer and speaker. He was Professor of Primary Education at the Faculty of Education, University of Plymouth after spending seventeen years teaching across primary, middle and secondary schools. He has authored Foundations of Primary Teaching, The Guided Reader to Teaching and Learning and Encyclopedia of Primary Education, all published by Routledge.

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