This is an essential text for all learners taking the Award in Education and Training, no matter which awarding organisation they are registered with. It's readable, relevant, easy to understand and gives key advice on approaching and completing written and practical assessments. It helps both in-service and pre-service learners to fully understand the requirements of the Award, and how to evidence their achievement towards the standards.
This book will:
help learners with their written assessments towards the three main units of the Award
give guidance on how learners can demonstrate and evidence their achievement
help learners with their practical assessments including hints and tips for succeeding in the microteach
give guidance for giving and receiving feedback
This is a companion title to The Award in Education and Training by Ann Gravells.
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Ann is a director of her own company, Ann Gravells Ltd, an educational consultancy based in East Yorkshire. She specialises in teaching, training and quality assurance for the Further Education and Skills Sector. Ann creates resources for teachers and learners such as PowerPoints and handouts for the TAQA units and for the Award and the Certificate in Education and Training. These are available via her resource website: www.anngravells.co.uk/resources. Ann is a consultant to the University of Cambridge's Institute of Continuing Education. She has worked for several awarding organisations producing qualification guidance, policies and procedures, and carrying out quality assurance of teacher training qualifications. She has been teaching in further education colleges since 1983. Ann holds a Masters in Educational Management, a PGCE, a Degree in Education, and a Medal of Excellence for teaching. Ann is a Fellow of the Institute for Learning and holds QTLS status. Ann is the author of: * Achieving your Assessor and Quality Assurance Units * Delivering Employability Skills in the Lifelong Learning Sector * Passing Assessments for the Award in Education and Training * Passing PTLLS Assessments * Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector * Principles and Practices of Assessment* The Award in Education and Training * What is Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector? Ann is co-author of: * Equality and Diversity in the Lifelong Learning Sector * Passing CTLLS Assessments * Passing the Award in Education and Training * Planning and Enabling Learning in the Lifelong Learning Sector. * The Certificate in Education and Training * Passing the Certificate Education and Training Ann has edited: * Study Skills for PTLLS. The author welcomes any comments from readers; please contact her via her website. www.anngravells.co.uk
Introduction The Structure of the Book and How to Use it Self assessment activites and guidance for evidencing achievement The Award in Education and Training Assessment Methods for the Award in Education and Training Referencing work Study Skills Understanding Roles, Responsibilities and Relationships in Education and Training Understand the Teaching Role and Responsibilities in Education and Training Understand Ways to Maintain a Safe and Supportive Learning Environment Understand the Relationships Between Teachers and Other Professionals in Education and Training Understanding and Using Inclusive Teaching and Learning Approaches in Education and Training Understand Inclusive Teaching and Learning Approaches in Education and Training Understand Ways to Create an Inclusive Teaching and Learning Environment Be Able to Plan Inclusive Teaching and Learning Be Able to Deliver Inclusive Teaching and Learning Be Able to Evaluate the Delivery of Inclusive Teaching and Learning Understanding Assessment in Education and Training Understand Types and Methods of Assessment Used in Education and Training Understand How to Involve Learners and Others in the Assessment Process Understand the Role and Use of Constructive Feedback in the Assessment Process Understand Requirements for Keeping Records of Assessment in Education and Training Micro-teaching The Micro Teach Session Planning to Deliver Your Session Facilitating Your Session Assessing Learning Giving and Receiving Feedback Evaluating Your Session Micro Teach Checklist Appendix 1 - Educational Abbreviations and Acronyms Appendix 2 - Glossary of Educational Terms Appendix 3 - Qualification structure for the Level 3 Award in Education and Training Index