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The National Curriculum and the Teachers' Standards

The National Curriculum and the Teachers' Standards

Second Edition

June 2021 | 304 pages | Learning Matters

The national curriculum provides an outline of core knowledge around which teachers can develop exciting and stimulating lessons to promote the development of pupils’ knowledge, understanding and skills as part of the wider school curriculum. The Teachers' Standards underpin professional practice and all teachers need to work towards and within this framework. 

This updated two-in-one handbook presents:

  • The National Curriculum Programmes of Study for ALL curriculum subjects for Key Stages 1, 2 and 3
  • The complete Teachers' Standards
  • Now includes Relationships Education, Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) and Health Education guidiance in full
  • Foreword from Dylan Wiliam focusing on the need for a broad and balanced curriculum in schools  
  • NC by topic planner for English and maths at Key Stages 1&2
  • Full index for easy reference
A must-have resource for ALL teachers and trainee teachers!
Foreword: A broad and balanced curriculum by Dylan Wiliam
PART 1: The Teachers’ Standards
An introduction to the standards
The Teachers’ Standards
PART 2: The National Curriculum in England
The school curriculum in England
The National Curriculum in England
Numeracy and mathematics
Language and literacy
Programmes of study and attainment targets
Art and design
Design and Technology
Physcial Education
PART 3: Relationships Education, Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) and Health Education

A key text for teaching assistants with aspirations to becoming teachers and for preparing students to progress onto teacher training programmes. Clear explanations and layout.

Miss Tracey Canham
Education, New College Swindon
October 25, 2021

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ISBN: 9781529774818