Teaching Information Technology 14+ by Jane EvershedTeaching Information Technology 14+ by Jane Evershed

Teaching Information Technology 14+

byJane Evershed, Jayne Roper

Paperback | October 16, 2010

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Constantly evolving, Information Technology (IT) is entwined with everyday life, affecting industry, education, security, the environment, the global economy and culture.

IT teachers need to balance students' understanding of IT's role within society alongside developing the skills required to design and deliver successful IT projects. Through case studies and reflective activities drawn from a range of environments, the authors share successful teaching and learning strategies from IT teachers and industry practitioners.

This book also presents strategies for delivery and assessment, as well as reviewing functional and key skills, such as communications, team working and problem solving. It also helps teachers differentiate between the many IT qualifications.

This text supports trainee and experienced teachers in developing exciting and engaging IT programmes for pupils 14+ whether they are learning in schools, adult and community education or colleges.

Jane Evershed is Senior Lecturer in Post-Compulsory Education at Canterbury Christchurch University, UK. She lectures on initial teacher training and PGCE programmes and has developed CPD e-learning modules for the 14-19 Diploma. She also has also experience as an IT GCSE examiner. Jayne Roper runs IT courses for Kent County C...
Title:Teaching Information Technology 14+Format:PaperbackDimensions:136 pages, 9.49 × 6.69 × 0.35 inPublished:October 16, 2010Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0335237991

ISBN - 13:9780335237999

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Table of Contents

Current Issues in Information Technology (IT)
Features of the Sector
Aspects of Teaching and Learning IT
Preparing for Work in IT
IT Qualifications
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Teaching and Learning Resources