Learning to Teach Design and Techlogy in the Secondary School is established as a core text for all those training to teach Design and Techlogy in the secondary school. It helps you develop subject kwledge, acquire a deeper understanding of the role, purpose and potential of Design and Techlogy within the secondary curriculum, and provides the practical skills needed to plan, teach and evaluate stimulating and creative lessons. This third edition has been fully updated in light of the latest curriculum, policy and theory, as well as exciting changes in the field of design and techlogy. Designed to be read as a course or dipped into to for support and advice, it covers: * Developing areas of subject kwledge * Health and safety * Planning lessons * Organising and managing the classroom * Teaching and learning with digital techlogies * Teaching wider issues through design and techlogy * Assessment issues * Your own professional development. Bringing together insights from current educational theory and the best contemporary classroom teaching and learning, this book will prove an invaluable resource for all student and newly qualified teachers - as well as their mentors - who aspire to become effective, reflective teachers.
Gwyneth Owen-Jackson is Senior Lecturer at the Department of Education, The Open University, UK.
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Date of Publication
Education & Teaching
Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series
Place of Publication
Country of Publication
32 black & white tables, 4 black & white halftones, 17 black & white line drawings