Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector

The New Award

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 0857257749

Category: Education

Page: 176

View: 1665

This highly popular and accessible guide to the PTLLS Award is a comprehensive introduction to teaching in a variety of settings within the lifelong learning sector. This includes further education, adult and community learning, work-based learning, the forces and offender learning and skills. It is easy to read with plenty of practical activities and examples throughout and the content is fully linked to the Teacher Training Standards. This Fifth Edition is written for the four unit PTLLS Award. The book reflects current practice at levels 3 and 4 and 'extension actitivities' specifically target those taking the Award at Level 4. Chapters are based around the teaching and learning cycle and are focused on the PTLLS assessment criteria. updated for the four unit PTLLS Award contents specifically follow the teaching and learning cycle and match the qualification requirements the text is 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 Moving to the new Award in Education and Training? The Award in Education and Training by Ann Gravells

What is Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector?

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 0857257307

Category: Education

Page: 112

View: 3780

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: 4501

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!

Practical teaching

a guide to PTLLS & DTLLS

Author: Linda Henshall Wilson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781844807451

Category: Adult education

Page: 687

View: 8770

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.

Passing PTLLS Assessments

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 0857257900

Category: Education

Page: 152

View: 1121

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.

The Award in Education and Training

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 147391292X

Category: Education

Page: 248

View: 5853

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.

Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Peter Scales

Publisher: Open University Press

ISBN: 9780335235032

Category: Adult learning

Page: 331

View: 9775

"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)

Principles and Practice of Assessment in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780857252616

Category: Education

Page: 144

View: 4669

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.

Teaching, Tutoring and Training in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Susan Wallace

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780857250681

Category: Education

Page: 240

View: 4314

This core text provides comprehensive support for pre-service and in-service trainee teachers in the Lifelong Learning Sector covering all they need to know to achieve QTLS status. Supporting trainees through all stages of their professional development, the text takes the reader through the theoretical background underpinning teaching and learning and offers practical guidance on day-to-day challenges. This fourth edition has been fully revised and updated and includes a new chapter on teaching practice with notes on observation and lesson planning. New information on behaviour management has been added to support trainees in an aspect of teaching that many find challenging.

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

Author: Sezai D. Aramaz

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1483440362

Category:

Page: 286

View: 9648

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.

Equality and Diversity in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Ann Gravells,Susan Simpson

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 0857256998

Category: Education

Page: 200

View: 4382

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.

Planning and Enabling Learning in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Ann Gravells,Susan Simpson

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1844458342

Category: Education

Page: 160

View: 1816

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.

Achieving Your Award in Education and Training

A Practical Guide to Successful Teaching in the Further Education and Skills Sector

Author: Mary Francis,Jim Gould

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1473907454

Category: Education

Page: 304

View: 5857

Previously known as Achieving Your PTLLS Award, this third edition of the popular book comprehensively covers the new requirements for the new Level 3 Award in Education and Training for anyone training to teach in the Further Education and Skills sector or broader workplace and adult learning settings. This updated third edition includes: Clear guidance on responsibilities and requirements for working in the Further Education and Skills sector How to motivate and communicate with learners through engaging teaching Pragmatic advice on planning and assessing learning Enhanced discussion of working with others, safeguarding, risk management, quality assurance requirements More case studies and activities that demonstrate how to link good practice to the classroom To further support your learning, visit www.sagepub.co.uk/francisgould3 for additional online resources. Previously known as Achieving Your PTLLS Award, this third edition of the popular book comprehensively covers the new requirements for the new level 3 Award in Education and Training for anyone training to teach in the Further Education and Skills sector or broader workplace and adult learning settings. This updated third edition includes: • Clear guidance on responsibilities and requirements for working in the Further Education and Skills sector • How to motivate and communicate with learners through engaging teaching • Pragmatic advice on planning and assessing learning • Enhanced discussion of working with others, safeguarding, risk management, quality assurance requirements More case studies and activities that demonstrate how to link good practice to the classroom Additional web resources can be found at www.sagepub.co.uk/francisgould3.

Becoming a Professional Tutor in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Jonathan Tummons

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1844457125

Category: Education

Page: 128

View: 9540

This positive guide to professional issues in the Learning and Skills Sector tackles the challenges and anxieties faced by trainee teachers. It examines issues surrounding values and ethics from a variety of perspectives. Everyday examples and case studies are used to help the reader place issues in a working context. It is ideal reading for trainees wanting to understand their responsibilities to students and professional colleagues. Of use to qualified teachers as well as trainees, this book is an essential guide to becoming a professional tutor and is matched to the professional and ethical components for achieving QTLS.

Learning, Teaching and Development

Strategies for Action

Author: Lyn Ashmore,Denise Robinson

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1473910587

Category: Education

Page: 288

View: 4056

This best practice guide to teaching in the Further Education and Skills sector, and professional organisational learning contexts, examines the key concepts underpinning effective teaching and learning and combines this with case studies which demonstrate meaningful connections between theory and practice. Each chapter also contains discussion questions, learning activities and reflective points, allowing you to further engage with key research and relate it to your own teaching. Offering pragmatic advice on learning design, support and delivery, coverage includes: Identifying learning needs and objectives Selecting and developing appropriate content Using technology to enhance learning Assessment, evaluation and reflection This is an indispensable resource for anyone preparing to teach in Further Education, current Higher Education lecturers and work-based learning trainers in private and public-sector organisations. Lyn Ashmore is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Education and Professional Development and Denise Robinson is Director of the Post Compulsory Education & Training Consortium, both are based at the University of Huddersfield.

Delivering Employability Skills in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1844456188

Category: Education

Page: 128

View: 3586

All teachers working in further or adult education settings must achieve the new QTLS teaching standards. 'Delivering Employability Skills' is an optional unit on the Certificate in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTLLS) and the Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS) qualifications. This easy-to-read and accessible text is aimed at trainees undertaking this unit, or existing teachers wishing to refresh their understanding of delivering employability skills as part of CPD. With links to the professional standards and practical activities and examples throughout, this book supports delivery of the subject in a variety of settings.

Passing Assessments for the Award in Education and Training

Author: Ann Gravells

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 1446294838

Category: Education

Page: 136

View: 4310

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.