140-word response to: What do you think of Aristotle's six principles? Do you think they're still relevant to today's drama-- film, theatre and television? Which of his principles do you think is... More > most important?< Less
New tutorial addressing these questions: 1-How might a teaching contribute to discussions and decision making during team meetings?/2-Describe how to communicate effectively with... More > colleagues./3-Discuss how a teaching assistant can offer support and encouragement to other team members./4-Explain the principle of confidentiality./5-Describe the role of 5 other types of professionals who may be involved in the support of a pupils educational development./6-How might a teaching assistant promote and foster positive relationships with other professionals who support pupils' educational development./7-Explain how a teaching assistant can promote and foster positive relationships with the parents of pupils.< Less
Q1: What is meant by the term educational inclusion?
Q2: Discuss 5 factors that can affect the success of inclusive behaviour.
Q3: How can teaching assistant promote the independent learning?
Q4:... More > Outline current thinking relating to special needs education.
Q5: Explain the contents and purpose of an individual educational plan and explain how a teaching assistant could contribute towards achieving its aim.
Q6: Describe how you might carry out a case study for a learner with special educational needs and what information is should contain.< Less
In your own words summarize the major learning points from the whole of the study program with particular reference to: Supporting the teacher, Supporting the pupil, Supporting the curriculum,... More > Supporting the school, Supporting ICT in the classroom, Supporting pupils with special education needs, Supporting literacy development, Supporting numeracy development and Working with others. - With reference to your own learning summarize how you will be able to utilize these theories when working in everyday situation.< Less
List the different teams that might operate within a school and describe their responsibilities - Outline the teams that a teaching assistant might belong to and define their role within each team -... More > Identify correct procedures for discussions and decision-making during team meetings - How might the teaching assistant contribute to discussions and decision making during team meetings? - Describe how the teaching assistant should show respect for and value the contributions made by other members of the team - Outline how the teaching assistant should offer support and encouragement to other members of the team - What type of support might a teaching assistant offer to colleagues in line with their role and responsibilities?...< Less
Outline the school policy and procedures to mathematics that is in operation in a school in your neighborhood - Outline the broad content of the national test for mathematics - How might a teaching... More > assistant use appropriate terminology and language when supporting the development of number skills - Explain the stages of number skills development - List and outline the factors that affect number skills development - List and explain strategies that support number skills development - Explain the importance of mental calculation skills - Explain how calculators can help in development of number skills - Identify the relevant learning objectives for number in the relevant National curriculum used in a school in your neighborhood at one particular key stage... etc< Less
List and outline the factors that affect literacy development. List and explain strategies that a teaching assistant might use to support literacy development. Outline the stages of reading skills... More > development. List the cues and strategies that learners might use as they develop reading skills. List and explain different text types and genres. Outline the main methods for teaching reading skills. Outline the school policy and procedures relating to the development of learners’ reading skills that are in operation in a school in your neighbourhood. Identify the main elements of the national tests for reading and the learning objectives for reading in the relevant national curriculum used in a school in your neighbourhood at one particular key stage. Explain the different purposes of writing. Explain the stages of writing skills development... (see the whole questions in the preview - need other assignments' tutorials? check my author's spotlight)< Less
Factors that influence learning - Principles of education inclusion - Importance of attitudes, skills & resources in the achievement of successful educational inclusion - Importance of... More > encouraging independent learning when promoting educational inclusion - Current thinking relating to special educational needs - Stages of the statementing process - Board content of the SEN code of practise - Board content of LEA and school SEN policies - Responsibilities of all teaching & support staff for learners with SEN in a local school - Purpose and use of two different resources and two pieces of specialist equipment for learners with SEN that might be available in schools - Contents & purpose of an individual education plan and how a teaching assistant could contribute towards achieving its aims - How to carry out a case study for a learner with SEN and what information it should contain - A brief that could be used to advise school staff of the guidelines in confidentiality in an imaginary school.< Less
How TA can establish+agree ICT equipment requirements with teacher prior to teaching session - How ti check the availability+working condition of ICT equipment+inform the teacher - A procedure that... More > might be used to correctly follow instructions of setting up ICT equipment - How to ensure accessories, consumables, software and instructions are available+accessible - Some important safety instructions used relating to ICT equipment - How to provide support+guidance in the safe & correct operation of ICT equipment - Legislation covering use of ICT equipment - How to encourage independence in development of ICT skills - Role of TA carrying out regular checks of ICT equipment to maintain good working order - How to use all consumables, software, accessories correctly+encourge others to do so - How schools store ICT equipment+peripherals safely+securely after use.< Less
Discuss the extent to which the BICS/CALP distinction may influence the cognitive and academic development of 8-year-old Spanish-speaking immigrants to the U.S. What are their challenges and the... More > challenges of their primary school teachers? Discuss what you, these children’s ESL teacher, should do to help them develop both BICS and CALP.< Less