- Subject index
The focus of teacher training is shifting away from specialized subject knowledge and towards the development of transferable skills that can be employed in coordinating any area of the primary curriculum. This book examines the management and leadership techniques that trainees and practising teachers need in order to become subject consultants or effective members of a senior management team. With an emphasis on the practical techniques and strategies of curriculum management, the book also deals with the theoretical, practical and technological issues facing teachers as they create and manage curricula. Drawing on their considerable experience, the authors guide readers through:- establishing a direction- working with resources- leading and motivating colleagues. This book is an essential resource for trainees and teachers at every level as they ...
Chapter 9: Budgeting for the Cost of Learning Resources
Budgeting for the Cost of Learning Resources
Starting a New Initiative
Before embarking on any new initiative there are two questions to ask:
- What will it cost to do it?
- What will it cost not to do it?
All too often the first takes precedent as it provides the more tangible answer. However, this chapter will explore how the first can be accurately assessed and the importance of considering the ...