In an era when schools and teachers often seem to operate at one hundred miles an hour, Teaching Backwards offers a more reflective and measured approach to teaching and learning. Where many teachers focus on delivering content in a linear fashion, those who teach backwards start with the end in mind. This means that they know in advance what levels of knowledge, attitude, skills and habits they expect their learners to achieve, they define and demystify ambitious goals, and they establish their studentsa starting points before they start to plan and teach. Teaching Backwards ensures that learners consistently make great progress over time, and offers a practical, hands-on manual for teachers to further develop their attitudes, skills and habits of excellence both for themselves and for their learners. This book is the follow-up to the best-selling Outstanding Teaching: Engaging Learners. It is based on the analysis of thousands of hours of primary and secondary lessons, part of Osiris Educationas Outstanding Teaching Intervention programme over the last seven years.However, when learners are clear about the journey, and clear about the key steps they need to take, and get ... We chose the Blue Peter versus ScoobyDoo anecdote because it helped Emma to realise that she was making too manyanbsp;...
|Author||:||Andy Griffith, Mark Burns|
|Publisher||:||Crown House Publishing - 2014-10-30|