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Key Issues in Education and Teaching By John Wilson

Key Issues in Education and Teaching by John Wilson

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Summary

This is a textbook for initial teacher training, newly qualified teachers and their mentors which places current training based on in-school practice in a broader context. Each chapter covers a specific topic followed by questions for discussion.

Key Issues in Education and Teaching Summary

Key Issues in Education and Teaching: A Reader for Teachers, Students and Mentors by John Wilson

This is a textbook for initial teacher training, newly qualified teachers and their mentors which places current training based on in-school practice in a broader context. Each chapter covers a specific topic - for example, first steps in curriculum, teaching a subject and making it interesting, discipline, moral education - followed by questions for discussion. Wider issues such as selection, multicultural education and gender are discussed, as well as questions like "Does equality make sense?"

About John Wilson

John Wilson is in the Department of Educational Studies, University of Oxford, and is a well-known philosopher who has been widely published on educational topics over a period of thirty years.

Table of Contents

Part 1 The enterprise of education: what education is; enemies of education; educational studies at teacher education; the child within us. Part 2 Teaching and learning: the curriculum; teaching a subject; making subjects interesting. Part 3 The school community: discipline and authority; PSE and moral education; pastoral care; selection and grouping; competition. Part 4 Social and political issues: equality; diversity - multicultural education and special needs; diversity II -gender. Postscript for mentors and tutors. Further reading and questions.

Additional information

GOR003929342
9780304706297
0304706299
Key Issues in Education and Teaching: A Reader for Teachers, Students and Mentors by John Wilson
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
1999-12-16
192
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