Identify the attributes and skills of good teachers.
Reflect on how teaching can be 'measured'.
Explore how teachers manage classrooms.
Discuss different approaches to managing behaviour in classrooms.
Compare school structures and different types of schools.
Explore how your own experience of education has influenced your views of schools.
Design an action plan to move into a career in teaching.
Are you considering a career in teaching? If yes, this is the course for you.
On the course you will reflect on your own experience of education and discover what being a teacher actually involves. You’ll learn about all the different things that make a great teacher and what knowledge and skills you might need when you enter the classroom.
This course is an ideal starting point, or warm up, before beginning a formal teacher training course. It will give you a sense of teaching and help you explore your own preconceptions of what teaching is.
This course is for anyone who is interested in teaching and want to become a teacher in the future. It’s suitable for learners of any age and from anywhere, as it takes a global perspective on teaching.