The Complete Guide to Becoming an English Teacher, by Stephen Clarke
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- ISBN: 9781847872890 | 1847872891
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 12/1/2009
This fully revised and updated edition is an essential companion for any student working towards becoming an English teacher in the Secondary school.Each chapter shows how to view and construct practice within the major areas which you will come into contact with whilst teaching English, including:- Speaking & listening- Reading- Writing- Poetry- AssessmentThe authors show a range of contexts and offer guidance on practical approaches in the classroom, but remain critical and theoretical for application to PGCE courses at M-level. Some chapters take you further into areas that show a broader set of perspectives and intellectual positions. These include:- Diversities, including global perspectives on teaching English- The application and implications of using ICT- Multi-agency provision in personalising learning- Research methodologies for use within your own practice- Transition from the training year and your first year as a teacherThe authors outline throughout the up-to-date statutory demands and professional requirements which you will be expected to follow.This book is relevant to all those following any teacher training programme to become a Secondary English teacher.