Making Sense in Education: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing by Margot NortheyMaking Sense in Education: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing by Margot Northey

Making Sense in Education: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing

byMargot Northey, Kristen Ferguson, Jon G. Bradley

Paperback | March 1, 2017

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A part of the best-selling Making Sense series, Making Sense in Education is an indispensable guide for students preparing to become teachers. This revised edition includes more education-specific examples throughout, a new appendix with online resources for educators, and an expanded glossaryto help students throughout their academic and teaching careers.
Margot Northey is a specialist in communications and the former dean of the School of Business at Queen's University. With the original Making Sense volume now in its eighth edition and seven specialized adaptations currently published, Northey's series of Making Sense texts has experienced tremendous success in the Canadian undergradu...
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Title:Making Sense in Education: A Student's Guide to Research and WritingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.6 inPublished:March 1, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199024960

ISBN - 13:9780199024964

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Table of Contents

PrefaceA Note to the StudentA Note to the Instructor1. Writing in Education2. Writing an Essay3. Writing a Professional Summary, Critique and Review, and Literature Review4. Writing a Formal Letter, Newsletter, E-mail, and Other Reports and Memos5. Using Tables and Figures6. Documenting Sources7. Writing with Style8. Grammar and Common Errors in Usage9. Punctuation and Style Treatments10. Misused Words and Phrases11. Giving an Oral Presentation12. Active Listening, Group Work, and Co-operative Learning13. Writing a Curriculum Vitae, Resume, and Cover Letter14. Creating an Education Portfolio and Reflective Writing15. Curriculum Planning and Reporting of Student WorkAppendix: Online Resources for Educators NEWGlossaryIndex

Editorial Reviews

"The breadth and depth of this book are perfect for introductory courses in education." --Allan MacKinnon, Simon Fraser University