This is fully updated second edition of boasts new and improved survival tactics for the newly qualified teacher in the classroom, demystifing the teaching profession. Covering every aspect of the profession, this guide provides information, advice and useful tips on all the typical issues facing the new teacher during the school year, such as planning, controlling and teaching classes; coping with the administrative workload; developing positive relationships with students, colleagues and parents; and preparing for mentoring sessions, inspection and promotion.
Table of Contents
Getting started; Climbing the paper mountain; It's all about people; Just part of the job; Testing times; Onwards and upwards; Appendix - addresses.
Sue Cowley is the author of 'numerous educational books, including 'Getting the Buggers to Write' and 'The Guerrilla Guide to Teaching.' Sue has taught children of all ages and at all levels. She now combines the roles of educational author, trainer and consultant with part time supply teaching.