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Getting into Teacher Training
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Getting into Teacher Training
Passing your Skills Tests and succeeding in your application

Third Edition (Revised and Updated Edition)


November 2017 | 228 pages | Learning Matters

Are you thinking about applying to teacher training in England?  Not sure where to start or what to expect?

This is your comprehensive go-to guide with helpful information and advice to help you on this very special journey ahead! Written by experts on initial teacher training in England, this guide:

  • helps you understand the many different routes in to teaching
  • provides essential information about the education sector and the different types of state schools
  • offers advice and practice tests to pass the mandatory Professional Skills tests in numeracy and literacy
  • gives insight about the application process and helpful tips to confidently face your interview

Everything you need to know to secure your place on a teacher training course - now in one easy accessible guide!

Hear what teacher training applicants and newly qualified teachers are saying about this guide:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uN1yZye9zDA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5WDaJ1xUEBA&feature=youtu.be

 
Introduction
 
Chapter 1: Teacher training and routes into teaching
 
Chapter 2: It's all about teaching and schools
 
Chapter 3: The Literacy Skills Test
 
Chapter 4: The Numeracy Skills Test
 
Chapter 5: Teacher training, applications and interviews
 
Chapter 6: What is teacher training really like?

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