Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters Limited

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 120

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This is the third revised and updated edition of Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector, aimed at people new to teaching who need a good basic introduction to all the key aspects at an appropriate level. It is easy to read, with plenty of practical activities and examples throughout.

Teaching in the lifelong learning sector

Author: Peter Scales

Publisher: Open Univ Pr

ISBN: 9780335222407

Category: Education

Page: 319

View: 7268

"This is a good book and one that I would wholeheartedly recommend to my students as being a core textbook, worth a purchase. It's interesting, up-to-date, well written and easy to navigate. What more could a student ask for?" Jonathan Tummons, ESCalate"Excellent book that covers most of the criteria required for the Dip in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector and the Cert in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Easy to read, clear explanations. This book would also make an excellent reference book for the newly qualified tutor." Cheryl Hine, Teacher Training Programme Leader, Leeds College of Technology, UK"I feel this book will be a valuable addition to the reading list of any course related to initial teacher training or continuing professional development (CPD) within the lifelong learning sector. Both its content and its presentation make it an attractive course text book and the author's style actually makes it a text book that is readable and enjoyable." Christine Watson, Widening Participation and Lifelong Learning, Vol 10, No. 1.Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sectoris an essential introductory textbook for anyone who is working, or training to work, in the lifelong learning sector. The post-compulsory education and training sector is extremely diverse in terms of the range of students, teachers and settings. However, there are basic elements of good practice in teaching and learning which are essential and are explored in this book, including: A thorough understanding of the learners and their needs An understanding of, and willingness to develop, communication skills The necessity for reflective practice and continuing professional development The principles and practices of active learning and assessment for learning The importance of emotions in learning Linked to the new Lifelong Learning UK standards for teachers, trainers and tutors, this highly practical and accessible book explores the fundamental aspects of teaching and learning, drawing on the most recent theories and developments. Chapters cover topics such as Communication; Learning Theories; Planning and Preparing; Assessment for learning; and Questioning and Explaining. The book provides a coherent framework for study and learning, which encourages you to make connections between the various aspects and to develop a holistic view of teaching and learning.This is an essential textbook for anyone studying on a wide range of post- compulsory teacher training courses, including: Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS) Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTLLS) Diploma (Professional and Graduate) in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS)

Teacher Training Assignments: Complete Examples for PGCE, PTLLS, CTLLS, & DTLLS

Author: Sezai D. Aramaz

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1483440362

Category:

Page: 286

View: 9969

To earn a Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector designation, a Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector, a Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector, or a Post-Graduate Certificate in Education requires a careful study of theory and practice. Whether you're interested in the PTLLS, CTLLS, DTLLS or PGCE designation, you'll get help preparing assignments and evaluating your progress with this resource. Assignments are focused to cover the full teacher training course with the following modules; -Preparing, Planning, and Developing Effective Teaching, Learning and Assessment; -Personal Development and Professional Practice; -Theories and Practice of Teaching and Learning; -Personal Development and Professional Practice; -Evaluating the Learner Experience; -Access, Progression, and Achievement. Throughout, the author argues that people are not born to teach-they are trained to teach.

What is Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector?

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 0857257307

Category: Education

Page: 112

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This is a handbook for anyone considering a career in teaching in the lifelong learning sector. It offers an essential introduction to what it is like to teach in the sector. It considers the diversity of contexts, settings and students, covering all you need to know. It reviews the role of the teacher and offers advice on choosing what to teach and how to become qualified. Whether you are a skilled tradesperson, have specialist knowledge in a particular subject or simply enthusiastic about working with adults in an education role, this is your essential guide. -an easy-to-read and accessible guide to teaching in the Lifelong Lerning Sector -considers a diverse range of contexts, settings and students -written for anyone considering, approaching or beginning teaching in the lifelong learning sector This text is a companion title to the bestselling Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector a core text providing an essential introduction to all the key aspects of the PTLLS Award, helping candidates with all aspects of their study and practice.

Achieving Your PTLLS Award

A Practical Guide to Successful Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Mary Francis,Jim Gould

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1446271404

Category: Education

Page: 240

View: 9994

This accessible book comprehensively covers the new assessment requirements for Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS). This updated edition includes: -practical interactive activities for readers -roles, responsibilities and relationships -inclusive learning and teaching approaches -learning and development for individuals and groups -principles and practice of assessment The book will be helpful to unqualified teachers, and to anyone embarking on a PGCE or Certificate in Education programme in PCE. The book also provides knowledge for Learning and Development units. You can also access additional web resources at www.sagepub.co.uk/francisandgould Moving to the New Award? New edition mapped to the new Level 3 Award in Education and Training available! Achieving Your Award in Education and Training - request an inspection copy!

Passing PTLLS Assessments

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 0857257900

Category: Education

Page: 152

View: 9152

This is an essential text for all PTLLS candidates no matter which awarding organisation they are with. It gives key advice on completing written and practical assessments, and helps both in-service and pre-service candidates fully understand the requirements of the Award and how to evidence their achievement towards the standards. This Second Edition is updated for the four unit PTLLS. This book: @! helps candidates with their written assessments, with information on the four units of the PTLLS Award @! gives guidance on how to demonstrate and evidence competence @! helps candidates with their practical assessments including hints and tips for succeeding in the microteach @! gives guidance for giving and receiving feedback This text is a companion title to the best selling Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector, a core text providing an essential introduction to all the key aspects of the PTLLS Award. It can also be used alongside Study Skills for PTLLS. Together, these texts provide complete coverage of the PTLLS Award.

Study Skills for PTLLS

Author: Jacklyn Williams,Ann Gravells

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 0857258893

Category: Education

Page: 168

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PTLLS candidates often find their studies challenging - some are returning to study after a long break and others have no previous experience of study at this level. This accessible book provides all candidates with a study skills guide specifically tailored to PTLLS Award, no matter which awarding organisation they are registered with. This Second Edition has beem updated for the four unit PTLLS Award and includes new information on referencing and e-portfolios. This text covers the different methods through which PTLLS is delivered, helping candidates to study more effectively. It helps candidates: -prepare for the award, with advice on interpreting the skills needed for PTLLS and the requirements at levels 3 and 4 -make the most of their taught sessions and self study time by examining effective note taking, group activities, research and resource evaluation -succeed in their practical sessions, including tips on effective presentations and the use of ICT This text is a companion title to the bestselling Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector core text providing an essential introduction to all the key aspects of the PTLLS Award. It cal also be used alongside Passing PTLLS Assessments. Together, these texts provide complete coverage of the qualification, helping candidates with all aspects of their study and practice.

Equality and Diversity in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Ann Gravells,Susan Simpson

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 0857256998

Category: Education

Page: 200

View: 865

Written for students of the Certificate and Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTLLS and DTLLS), this title is a comprehensive course book for the popular optional unit Equality and Diversity in the Lifelong Learning Sector. It is relevant for all students, whatever their awarding organization and whether they are taking the unit at Level 3 or Level 4. All chapters are linked to the QTLS standards and provide comprehensive coverage, closely following the content of the unit, while examples and activities are included to ehnache learning. This Second Edition now includes 'extension activities' specifically for Level 4 students and has been updated following the Equality Act 2010. This title will help anyone teaching in a variety of lifelong learning settings and can also be used when providing in-service CPD training for staff.

Principles and Practice of Assessment in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780857252616

Category: Education

Page: 144

View: 4543

This is a core text aimed at the mandatory CTLLS unit for Levels Three and Four which all trainees working towards ATLS need to successfully complete. Structured around the content of the unit, all chapters are linked to the QTLS professional standards. This Second Edition has been fully revised and updated in line with changes to the TAQA Assessor Awards and includes a new 'extension activity' for those taking the unit at Level Four. With helpful activities and case studies throughout, this is an accessible guide enabling trainees to understand how to use assessment effectively in their learning and teaching.

Planning and Enabling Learning in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Ann Gravells,Susan Simpson

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1844458342

Category: Education

Page: 160

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Planning and Enabling Learning is a core unit of the Lifelong Learning teaching qualifications. This book addresses all the required learning outcomes and content of that unit, specifically targeted at learners taking the Certificate or Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTLLS or DTLLS). This second edition includes a new feature for those aiming for level 4 achievement and is updated throughout with the latest concepts and terminology. Easy to read with practical activities and examples, this text is also fully linked to the QTLS Standards and the Minimum Core, making it essential reading for this unit.

Practical teaching

a guide to PTLLS & DTLLS

Author: Linda Henshall Wilson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781844807451

Category: Adult education

Page: 687

View: 4821

Following the success of her previous Practical Teaching guide, Linda Wilson has written the ultimate handbook for the student teacher wishing to pursue the next stage of training in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Practical Teaching: A Guide to PTLLS and DTLLS is the perfect companion for those studying or teaching the PTLLS (Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector) and DTLLS (Diploma of Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector) qualifications. Drawing on years of experience in the field, Linda Wilson takes readers through all aspects of teaching and learning; from the initial interviews and inductions through the learning process, to assessment and finally reflection, offering helpful and workable tips for success along the way.This book is directly mapped to the units and learning outcomes of the PTLLS and DTLLS qualifications, and supplies practical ideas for teaching in an easy-to-read style. Essential theory is introduced on a need-to-know basis, and is set in the context of its application within the classroom.

The Award in Education and Training

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 147391292X

Category: Education

Page: 248

View: 2955

The Award in Education and Training is the threshold qualification for anyone wanting to teach in a wide range of contexts including the further education and skills sector, workplace learning, offender learning and adult and community settings. This user-friendly text is your guide to all the units of the Award and is a key text for the course. Structured around the teaching, learning and assessment cycle, it includes full coverage of all units as well as information relevant to the Learning and Development units. Examples, activities and checklists help link theory to practice. The text is written for all learners and all awarding organisations. This revised edition is updated for the new qualification requirements and the Professional Standards for Teachers and Trainers. • A key text for the new Award in Education and Training. • Contents specifically follow the teaching, learning and assessment cycle, and match the qualification requirements. • Readable, relevant and easy to understand. • Provides valuable support for prospective teachers and trainers with little or no previous experience. • An excellent foundation for those considering or progressing to further teaching qualifications.

Passing Assessments for the Certificate in Education and Training

Author: Ann Gravells,Susan Simpson

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 1473904935

Category: Education

Page: 192

View: 4740

This is an essential text for anyone taking the Certificate in Education and Training, no matter which awarding organisation you are registered with or who your learners are. It’s readable, relevant, easy to understand and gives key advice on approaching and completing written and practical assessments. It helps all learners to understand the requirements of the qualification and to evidence their achievement towards the mandatory units. The book gives advice regarding study skills, academic writing and referencing, reflective practice, teaching practice and observations, and the minimum core. The book will: Help learners with the written assessments towards the five mandatory units of the Certificate Give guidance on how learners can demonstrate and evidence their achievement Help learners understand the requirements of observed teaching practice Give guidance on how to evidence the minimum core requirements of literacy, language, numeracy and ICT

Passing Assessments for the Award in Education and Training

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 1446294838

Category: Education

Page: 136

View: 1343

This is an essential text for all learners taking the Award in Education and Training, no matter which awarding organisation they are registered with. It's readable, relevant, easy to understand and gives key advice on approaching and completing written and practical assessments. It helps both in-service and pre-service learners to fully understand the requirements of the Award, and how to evidence their achievement towards the standards. This book will: help learners with their written assessments towards the three main units of the Award give guidance on how learners can demonstrate and evidence their achievement help learners with their practical assessments including hints and tips for succeeding in the microteach give guidance for giving and receiving feedback This is a companion title to The Award in Education and Training by Ann Gravells.

The Certificate in Education and Training

Author: Ann Gravells,Susan Simpson

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 1473904951

Category: Education

Page: 240

View: 1209

This is the core textbook for the Certificate in Education and Training. This complete guide to the Certificate, from Learning Matters, covers all the content of the mandatory units in a reader-friendly and accessible way. The text develops the reader’s practical teaching skills and, through complete coverage of the content of the qualification prepares learners to teach in a wide variety of contexts. In all chapters real life examples illustrate what the theory means in practice and a reference list gives further resources to help learners with their research and study. Relevant for all learners and all awarding organisations. The book also includes information regarding teaching practice observations and the minimum core.