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The Trainee Teacher's Guide to Academic Assignments

The Trainee Teacher's Guide to Academic Assignments

June 2019 | 128 pages | Learning Matters
This book supports trainee teachers with their written assignments.  It helps students to approach their academic writing with confidence, to fully demonstrate what they know and to 'ace' assignments!

It explains:

1.  The value and purpose of assignments - making the writing process easier and more effective from the start

2.  How to read and write academically - with practical, ‘how to’ support 

3.  How to respond to marking and feedback to improve your grades - developing your academic identity and your knowledge and performance for teaching

Teacher training is challenging.  Balancing teaching with academic work is hard work.  This book is here to help.

What are assignments for?
Getting started
Study skills
Reading academically
Constructing an argument
Writing academically
Different kinds of assignments
Using feedback

A very user friendly book. which was not too heavy for the students and they are able to dip into different sections easily

Mrs angela gelder
Higher Education, Leeds City College
June 11, 2019

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Rebecca Austin

Rebecca Austin is Senior Lecturer at the School of Teacher Education and Development at Canterbury Christchurch University.  More About Author

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ISBN: 9781526470607