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  1. Core reading 6 items
    1. Teaching, tutoring and training in the lifelong learning sector - Wallace, Susan 2011

      Book Core Text This is a good book to buy (along with Kidd and Czerniawski) as it introduces the basics in relation to all aspects of teaching and learning. Wallace also has a very accessible style and was a colleague here at NTU until she retired last year.

    2. Successful teaching 14-19: theory, practice, and reflection - Warren Kidd, Gerry Czerniawski 2010 (electronic resource)

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    3. Teaching and supporting adult learners - Jackie Scruton, Belinda Ferguson 2014 (electronic resource)

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    4. Equality and diversity in further education - Sheine Peart 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Text

  2. Planning, Delivery and Assessment 12 items
    1. Communicating with learners in the lifelong learning sector - Nancy Appleyard, Keith Appleyard, ProQuest (Firm) 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    2. Successful teaching practice in the lifelong learning sector - Vicky Duckworth 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    3. Inclusion in further education - Lydia Spenceley 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    4. Teaching today: a practical guide - Geoffrey Petty 2014

      Book Recommended Reading

    5. Teaching, training and learning: a practical guide - Ian Reece, Stephen Walker 2007

      Book Recommended Reading

    6. Teaching and training in post-compulsory education - Andrew Armitage 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    7. Supporting maths & English in post-14 education & training - Jo-Ann Delaney, Amanda Cope 2016

      Book Recommended Reading

    8. A toolkit for creative teaching in post-compulsory education - Linda Eastwood, ebrary, Inc 2009 (electronic resource)

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    9. Assessing learning in the lifelong learning sector - Jonathan Tummons 2011

      Book Recommended Reading

    10. Curriculum studies in the lifelong learning sector - Jonathan Tummons c2012

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  3. Management of Learning 4 items
    1. Managing behaviour in the lifelong learning sector - Susan Wallace, Susan Wallace 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    2. How to manage behaviour in further education - Dave Vizard 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    3. Getting the buggers motivated in FE - Susan Wallace c2007 (electronic resource)

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  4. Professional Self and Professional Development 7 items
    1. The A-Z guide to working in further education - Jonathan Gravells, Susan Wallace 2013

      Book Recommended Reading

    2. The professional teacher in further education - Keith Appleyard, Nancy Appleyard 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    3. Becoming a professional tutor in the lifelong learning sector - Tummons, Jonathan 2010 (electronic resource)

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    4. The good writing guide for education students - Dominic Wyse 2017

      Book Recommended Reading

    5. Writing for university - Jeanne Godfrey 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

  5. Reflective Practice 3 items
    1. Reflective practice in education and training - Jodi Roffey-Barentsen, Richard Malthouse 2013

      Book Recommended Reading

    2. Reflective practice: writing and professional development - Gillie Bolton 2014

      Book Recommended Reading

    3. Reflection in learning & professional development: theory and practice - Jennifer A. Moon 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

  6. Independent Study 5 items
    1. Doing your research project: a guide for first-time researchers - Judith Bell, Stephen Waters 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    2. Research methods in education - Louis Cohen, Lawrence Manion, Keith Morrison 2018

      Book Recommended Reading

    3. Qualitative research in education - Liz Atkins, Susan Wallace, British Educational Research Association 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    4. Key issues for education researchers - Diana Burton, Steve Bartlett 2009 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

  7. Specialist Texts for English and Literacy Pathway 7 items
    Generic trainees are very welcome to use these resources, if appropriate.
    1. Teaching adult literacy: principles and practice - Nora Hughes, Irene Schwab, ebrary, Inc 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Text

    2. Situated literacies: reading and writing in context - David Barton, Mary Hamilton, Roz Ivanič 2000 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    3. The practice of English language teaching - Jeremy Harmer 2015

      Book Recommended Reading

    4. Teaching by principles: an interactive approach to language pedagogy - H. Douglas Brown, Heekyeong Lee 2015

      Book Recommended Reading

    5. Discover English: language analysis for teachers - Rod Bolitho, Brian Tomlinson 2005

      Book Recommended Reading

    6. Principles of language learning and teaching - H. Douglas Brown 2014

      Book Recommended Reading

  8. Specialist Texts for Maths and Numeracy Pathway 7 items
    Generic trainees are very welcome to use these resources, if appropriate.
    1. Teaching adult numeracy: principles and practice - Graham Griffiths, Rachel Stone 2013

      Book Recommended Reading

    2. The number sense: how the mind creates mathematics - Stanislas Dehaene 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    3. Thinking mathematically - John Mason, Leone Burton, Kaye Stacey 2010 (electronic resource)

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    4. The mathematician's brain - David Ruelle c2007

      Book Recommended Reading

    5. Issues in mathematics teaching - Peter Gates, MyiLibrary 2003 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    6. Collaborative learning in mathematics: a challenge to our beliefs and practices - Malcolm Swan, National Research and Development Centre for Adult Literacy and Numeracy, National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (England and Wales) 2006

      Book Recommended Reading

  9. Specialist Texts for Special and Inclusive Practice 6 items
    Generic trainees are very welcome to use these resources, if appropriate.
    1. Inclusion in further education - Lydia Spenceley 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    2. Teaching students with special needs in inclusive classrooms - Diane Pedrotty Bryant, Brian R. Bryant, Deborah D. Smith 2016

      Book Recommended Reading

    3. Special educational needs, inclusion and diversity - Norah Frederickson, Tony Cline 2015 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    4. The autism spectrum and further education: a guide to good practice - Christine Breakey, ebrary, Inc 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    5. Theories of inclusive education: a student's guide - Peter Clough, Jenny Corbett 2000 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Reading

    6. Incurably human - Micheline Mason, Alliance for Inclusive Education 2005

      Book Core Text At the heart of inclusive practice is an openness to, and appreciation of, the perspectives of others who may have different experiences to our own. This book will prepare you well for thinking about and discussing inclusion and equality & diversity.

  10. Specialist Texts for Science, Engineering and Technology Pathway 10 items
    1. GCSE Science 10 items
      1. New biology for you: Student book - Gareth Williams 2011

        Book Recommended Reading

      2. New chemistry for you - Lawrie Ryan 2011

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      3. A Level Science 3 items
        1. Advanced physics - Tom Duncan 2000

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        2. Advanced chemistry - M. J. Clugston, Rosalind Flemming 2013

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        3. Advanced biology: principles and applications - C. J. Clegg, D. G. Mackean 2000

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      4. BTEC Applied Science 2 items
        1. BTEC level 3 Nationals applied science: Student book 2 - Frances Annets, Joanne T. Hartley, Chris Meunier, Roy Llewellyn 2017

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      5. BTEC Engineering 2 items
  11. Selected Journals 10 items
    These journals have been selected to give you a flavour of the type of electronic journals to be found using Library OneSearch:
    1. British Educational Research Journal - (BERA) British Educational Research Association

      Journal Recommended Reading

    2. Journal of Further and Higher Education - National Association of Teachers in Further and Higher Education

      Journal Recommended Reading

    3. Research in Post-Compulsory Education - Further Education Research Association (FERA)

      Journal Recommended Reading

    4. Reflective Practice

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    5. Cambridge Journal of Education

      Journal Independent Research

    6. Action Learning

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    7. Education Review - National Union of Teachers

      Journal Independent Research

  12. Useful websites 6 items
    1. Ofsted

      Webpage Independent Research

    2. TeacherNet: Teaching and learning - Great Britain. Department for Children, Schools and Families

      Webpage Independent Research This is an archive as TeacherNet is no longer active; however, you may find resources useful