A Practical Guide to Teaching Citizenship in the Secondary School: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

A Practical Guide to Teaching Citizenship in the Secondary School

1st Edition

Edited by Liam Gearon


128 pages

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Ideal for students and NQTs, this practical and accessible workbook is designed to develop basic teaching skills, and increase teachers’ knowledge and understanding of teaching citizenship. Filled with practical activities and materials to encourage users to analyze their own learning and performance and underpinned with research findings, this personal workbook can be written in directly to provide a useful record of progress. It also includes case studies, examples of current good practice and a range of tried-and-tested strategies for inspiration and guidance.

Complementing Learning to Teach Citizenship in the Secondary School, this workbook can be used as part of an integrated course or independently as a standalone self-study book.

Table of Contents

Section 1: What is Citizenship? 1. What is Citizenship? 2. How your Philosophies, Values and Beliefs Affect your View of, and Approaches to, Teaching Citizenship 3. Subject Knowledge Section 2: Planning and Evaluating the Citizenship Curriculum 4. Lesson Planning I 5. Lesson Planning II 6. Lesson Planning III 7. Planning, Evaluation and Auditing the Curriculum Section 3: Teaching and Assessment in Citizenship 8. Classroom Management 9. External Speakers, Visits and School-Community Links 10. Assessment in Citizenship 11. Working with Others within and beyond the Classroom Section 4: Continuing Professional Development 12. Your Professional Development 13. How to Thrive in the Politics of a School and Department 14. Practical Steps to Networking and Research in Citizenship

About the Series

Routledge Teaching Guides

This series of practical workbooks complements and extends the Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series. The workbooks, many written by the same authors as the textbooks, focus on practical application and therefore reinforce student-teachers’ understanding and support them in their development as teachers. The practical activities can be undertaken individually, in pairs or as group work. The books have been designed so that student-teachers can write in them and so keep an ongoing record of their work.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDUCATION / Secondary