So You Want to be a Teacher?: A Guide for Prospective Student Teachers

So You Want to be a Teacher?: A Guide for Prospective Student Teachers

By: Fred Sedgwick (author)Paperback

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If you are interested in a career in teaching but not sure where to start, this book is the perfect guide. Written for anybody considering taking an initial teacher training course, this down-to-earth book is a straightforward and very helpful manual which will take you through all the stages of choosing a course, preparing for training and completing the course itself. It is a comprehensive and supportive guide to help you decide whether teaching is the career for you, and to what you can expect in the job. Chapters include: What is a teacher? The good news about teaching; Working with children; Routes to qualified teacher status and how to choose the right one for you; Help with study skills, including essay writing, organisation and record-keeping; How to survive your teaching placements; Developing your professionalism; Coping with the bad news; Teacher workload, bureaucracy and stress; and How to get your first job. Written in an engaging and humorous - but above all, supportive - style, the book is essential pre-course reading for prospective student teachers.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 24/06/2008
  • ISBN13: 9781412945080
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 112
  • ID: 9781412945080
  • weight: 204
  • ISBN10: 1412945089

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