ISBN 9781846841828,101 Essential Lists for Teaching Assistants

101 Essential Lists for Teaching Assistants



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Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9781846841828

ISBN-10 1846841828


Number of Pages 118 Pages
Language (English)
This is an excellent book - it offers a comprehensive overview of the working lives of teaching assistants today and gives straightforward, sensible advice on issues that really matter. Sarah Humphreys, Headteacher, Kettlefields Primary School, East Cambridgeshire

Lists range from the practical and thoughtful to the wacky and innovative and cover a wide range of topics, such as :

Understanding the varied role of a teaching assistant
Working with teachers and pupils
Essential behaviour management strategies
This is an essential buy for all teaching assistants.

About the Author
Louise Burnham is head of teaching assistant training at Lewisham College. She is the author of three NVQ textbooks at levels 2 and 3 for both primary and secondary assistants.

Table of Contents
1. Setting the Scene
2. Your School
3. Working with the Teacher
4. Working with Others
5. What are we Teaching?
6. Managing Pupils
7. Behaviour Management
8. Understanding Legislation
9. Help!
10. Moving On