This book encourages readers to explore significant aspects of current thinking in primary education (for ages 3-13) focusing on pedagogy: the study of processes of teaching. The authors consider contexts, knowledge, skills and curriculum within a framework of practice. A distinctive feature is the voices of teachers, children, parents, advisors and inspectors and others. The book covers: learning, knowledge and pedagogy; pedagogic issues, application of practice. The authors also present a discussion of national strategies and The National Curriculum update for 2000, discussions of a world-wide curriculum, and ICT and citizenship viewed as tools for developing aspects of pedagogy.The aide was there to help them write about the guinea pigs. I had the impression that ... She confirmed that she had decided not to include sexual reproduction in the study of insect life; she considered the topic inappropriate for first graders.
|Author||:||Kim Insley, Janet Collins, Janet Soler|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2001-01-26|