Your teacher training or professional development course will now probably include Masters level assessment and credits as teaching ‘becomes an M-level profession’ and a greater emphasis is placed on helping teachers develop deeper understandings about aspects of learning and teaching through a higher level of critical reflection.Learning and Teaching at M-Level will guide you through the various different aspects of doing M-level work at either the primary or secondary level, and help you to develop a deeper professional understanding. Your ability to research and understand learning environments will form a key part of making you an inquisitive and better teacher, and engagement with research underpins the book.
What is the Book for?
Ways of seeing
When you first go into school you will no doubt experience the frenetic pace of the school day. Some things will be familiar to you and some things will be very new. Observing practice in school through the new lens of the student teacher will enable you to experience the richness of the classroom. With so much to take in, however, this may lead to multi-sensory overload! This book will enable you to know how to look and listen, and what to look and listen out for when looking at schools, classrooms and pupils during the hurly-burly of the school day.
A Language for Learning
In line with the philosophy of Reggio Emilia we see learners as rich in every ...