Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools (primary)


Author: Louise Burnham,Brenda Baker
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN: 9780435032043
Category: Teachers' assistants
Page: 360
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DVD contains 10 video clips showing teaching assistants working with children in a variety of contexts.

Teaching Assistant's Handbook for Level 2

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
Author: Teena Kamen
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1444170406
Category: Education
Page: 238
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This textbook will be the perfect companion to you if you are taking a qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools at level 2, whether that is the Award in Support Work in Schools, Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, or Certificate in Supporting the Wider Curriculum. Teaching Assistant's Handbook for Level 2, offers you a comprehensive and practical guide to supporting the development of children and young people in a variety of educational settings, including primary, secondary and special schools as well as extended schools. The tasks included will develop your personal and professional skill as well as key tasks which will contribute to your assesment. This new edition in updated in line with the revisions made to the specification following the implementation of the Qualifications and Curriculum Framework in 2010, and now mirrors the structure of the units that make up the various Level 2 qualifications.

The Teaching Assistant's Handbook

S/NVQ Level 3: Secondary Schools: Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
Author: Louise Burnham,Brenda Baker
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN: 9780435032050
Category: High school teaching
Page: 365
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A brand new resource for teaching assistants based in secondary schools. It contains everything you need to complete your Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools, whichever awarding body you are registered with.

Teaching Assistant's Handbook

S/NVQ Level 3
Author: Louise Burnham
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435463717
Category: Education, Secondary
Page: 306
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Covering mandatory and optional units, this book provides teaching assistants what they need to know. It covers guidelines and advice for assistants supporting children with English as a second language. It also includes illustrations, photographs and case studies relevant to those working in secondary schools.

A Teaching Assistant's Guide to Completing NVQ Level 3

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
Author: Susan Bentham,Roger Hutchins
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317857720
Category: Education
Page: 290
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A Teaching Assistant's Guide to Completing NVQ Level 3 is a must-have for all teaching assistants embarking on this course, and invaluable reading for tutors and assessors. This textbook addresses both the performance and knowledge requirements of the course. A key element of your NVQ Teaching Assistant course is to show evidence that you can apply your knowledge to everyday classroom activities, and students often find this is their biggest challenge. This book provides a range of tried-and-tested materials and practical advice on how to gather evidence that covers key performance indicators, to ensure that you complete your course successfully. This essential guide: gives detailed guidance on how to collect evidence from a variety of sources to match performance indicators provides photocopiable templates for teacher/teaching assistant discussions on roles and responsibilities, appraisals and self-appraisals gives examples of IEPs and Behaviour Plans provides the necessary underpinning knowledge in a clear and reader-friendly manner provides summaries of relevant legislation and national documents. Following the new and updated occupational standards (2007) for Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, this textbook offers truly invaluable advice for NVQ level 3 students. Including extracts of imaginary evidence the book follows the experiences of imaginary candidates, showing how they successfully put forward their portfolios of evidence to complete the course. Highly practical, rooted in everyday classroom practice and very closely tied to NVQ course requirements, this accessible book is an essential comprehensive guide for all students, as well as tutors, assessors and teachers supporting candidates for this course.

Teaching Assistant's Handbook


Author: Teena Kamen
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780340959381
Category: Education
Page: 297
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A comprehensive and practical guide to supporting the development of children and young people in a variety of educational settings including primary, secondary and special schools as well as extended schools. It also includes exercises to develop the TA's personal and professional skills as well as key tasks which contribute to portfolio of evidence. Ideal for all Level 2 and 3 NVQ and SVQ Teaching Assistants and support staff, Teaching Assistant's Handbook 2nd edition is fully updated in line with the new National Occupational Standards.

CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning


Author: Louise Burnham
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1510425012
Category: Education
Page: 384
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Make a difference to classroom learning with this textbook, written for the CACHE qualification by highly respected and experienced author Louise Burnham. -Develop your learning support skills with guidance tailored to the extensive new CACHE qualification due to launch in January 2018 -Build confidence in your role with practical advice and full explanations from best-selling author in STL , Louise Burnham -Translate theory into practice with Tips for Best Practice and Case Studies for challenging topics such as Behaviour Management -Strengthen your understanding of theory and practice, with comprehensive information linked clearly to assessment criteria -Find all the information you need with the colourful, clear design, and appropriate language throughout -Make the most of your training with the Stretch and Challenge feature -Engage in debate on important STL topics with Classroom Discussion suggestions

S/NVQ Level 2 Teaching Assistant's Handbook


Author: Louise Burnham
Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
ISBN: 9780435449308
Category: Teachers' assistants
Page: 250
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Written to reflect the National Occupational Standards, this handbook provides in-depth coverage of all mandatory units and a wide range of optional units. Practical examples and case studies help classroom assistants relate theory to their work in the classroom, and there are lots of activities for building evidence for the portfolio.

The Teaching Assistant's Handbook

A Handbook for NVQ/SVQ and CACHE Level 2
Author: Louise Burnham
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435452124
Category: Teachers' assistants
Page: 240
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This up-to-date teaching assistant's handbook for S/NVQ level 2 covers the core and option units of the S/NVQ Level 2 Classroom/Teaching Assistant's award.

Teaching Assistant's Pocketbook

2nd Edition
Author: Dot Constable
Publisher: Management Pocketbooks
ISBN: 1908284749
Category: Self-Help
Page: 128
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Just like teachers, TAs need proper induction, training and career development opportunities. The Teaching Assistant's Pocketbook supports this need by offering an accessible guide to this varied role. If you're new to the job, what exactly can you expect when you start out in a new school? If you're an old hand, what are your career development opportunities? Sections on assisting the teacher, assisting pupils and assisting the school are full of practical information, tips and strategies for new and experienced TAs. Dot Constable covers the nuts and bolts of day-to-day practice (eg: policies and procedures; SEN and support strategies; joint planning; assessment, recording and reporting; making and organising resources etc) but also addresses nitty gritty realities: how do you keep pupils on task and what do you do if relations between you and the teacher are strained? Breathe a sigh of relief, it's all here. ""A concise and easily accessible resource. A must for new and experienced teaching assistants" " -Anna Gibbs, Headteacher, Lancot Lower School " "Clear and comprehensive ideas and advice which cover all aspects of being a TA. A super, little, usable book." " -Gill Edgar, Head of KS4, Abberley Street PRU, Dudle

Brilliant Teaching Assistant

What You Need to Know to Be a Truly Outstanding Teaching Assistant
Author: Louise Burnham
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780273734420
Category: Education
Page: 222
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What does it really take to become a brilliant teaching assistant? Are you getting the most out of your current support role? Are you aware of the training and development opportunities available to you? How do you become more effective in the classroom? What can you do to take your career further? Brilliant Teaching Assistant answers these questions and many more. Outlining the key duties and responsibilities of the role, and illustrated with examples from practical contexts, Louise Burnham will show you how to shine in the classroom and focus on your continuing professional development to aim for the next step in your career in education. BRILLIANT OUTCOMES Understand the school curriculum, timetabling and planning Work more effectively with other school staff Learn what you can do to better support the pupils in your care

The Teaching Assistant's Handbook

A Handbook for NVQ/SVQ and CACHE Level 2
Author: Louise Burnham
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435452124
Category: Teachers' assistants
Page: 240
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This up-to-date teaching assistant's handbook for S/NVQ level 2 covers the core and option units of the S/NVQ Level 2 Classroom/Teaching Assistant's award.

Health and Social Care

S/NVQ Level 2
Author: Yvonne Nolan
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435450694
Category: Care of the sick
Page: 352
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The essential resources for the new S/NVQs in Health and Social Care Written by Yvonne Nolan, the author of the bestselling textbooks for S/NVQ 2 and 3 Care, these Candidate Handbooks contain everything candidates need for success in this new qualification. Each full-colour Candidate Handbook provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of the new standards in an accessible and user-friendly way. Each Candidate Handbook covers all the core units and a good selection of option units, ensuring that students have sufficient material to cover an entire award. The S/NVQ Level 3 Student Book covers the 'Adults' qualification route.

Children's Care, Learning and Development


Author: Kate Beith
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435449162
Category: Child care
Page: 362
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Written by the authors of the bestselling S/NVQ Early Years Care and Education resources, this candidate handbook contains everything students need to succeed in the S/NVQ children's care, learning and development, level 2.

Global Perspectives on Recognising Non-formal and Informal Learning

Why Recognition Matters
Author: Madhu Singh
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319152785
Category: Education
Page: 220
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This book deals with the relevance of recognition and validation of non-formal and informal learning education and training, the workplace and society. In an increasing number of countries, it is at the top of the policy and research agenda ranking among the possible ways to redress the glaring lack of relevant academic and vocational qualifications and to promote the development of competences and certification procedures which recognise different types of learning, including formal, non-formal and informal learning. The aim of the book is therefore to present and share experience, expertise and lessons in such a way that enables its effective and immediate use across the full spectrum of country contexts, whether in the developing or developed world. It examines the importance of meeting institutional and political requirements that give genuine value to the recognition of non-formal and informal learning; it shows why recognition is important and clarifies its usefulness and the role it serves in education, working life and voluntary work; it emphasises the importance of the coordination, interests, motivations, trust and acceptance by all stakeholders. The volume is also premised on an understanding of a learning society, in which all social and cultural groups, irrespective of gender, race, social class, ethnicity, mental health difficulties are entitled to quality learning throughout their lives. Overall the thrust is to see the importance of recognising non-formal and informal learning as part of the larger movement for re-directing education and training for change. This change is one that builds on an equitable society and economy and on sustainable development principles and values such as respect for others, respect for difference and diversity, exploration and dialogue.

Children and Young People's Workforce Candidate Handbook


Author: Kate Beith,Penny Tassoni
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780435031329
Category: Child care
Page: 472
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This text covers all mandatory units and a good selection of optional units to provide the information learners need to succeed. Engaging case studies, activities and photos give a real flavour of working in childcare and help learners relate theory to good practice.

Principles of Horticulture: Level 2


Author: Charles Adams,Mike Early,Jane Brook,Katherine Bamford
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317937775
Category: Science
Page: 296
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This colourful guide will introduce you to the fundamentals of horticulture, whether you are taking a Level 2 RHS, City and Guilds or BTEC course, are a keen amateur or seasoned gardener. Written in a clear and accessible style, this book covers the principles that underpin growing plants for the garden and on the allotment, with reference to how these are tackled by professionals. With highlighted definitions, key points, and illustrated in full colour, this book will be a useful companion as you progress in the study and practice of horticulture. Complete with a companion website which includes extended horticultural information, questions and exercises to test your knowledge, syllabus cross-referencing and downloadable tutor and student support materials. Available at www.routledge.com/cw/adams