Trainee teachers encounter a whole new language when they start their training - there are a huge number of specialized terms and ideas that they need to understand and use. This student reference A-Z book supports trainee teachers to learn the 'language' of schools and teaching. It covers a wide range of terms and acronyms, giving concise and clear definitions and explanations. Trainee teachers need an authoritative source when it comes to defining terms. This accessible reference text supports trainees' learning throughout their training and their time in schools and classrooms.
Rebecca Austin is Senior Lecturer at the School of Teacher Education and Development at Canterbury Christchurch University. Ms Justine Earl has been a teacher educator for over two decades, as an advisory teacher and as a Senior Lecturer in Primary Education.