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Call to Teach, The: An Introduction to Teaching, Loose-Leaf Version with Video-Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package

By Matthew Lynch

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 12, 2014


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This important First Edition tackles the immediate issues affecting education. Dr Lynch provides context for those issues with coverage of foundational concepts, and goes on to help prospective teachers understand the demands and opportunities involved in this profession: multicultural classrooms, technology and teaching, the achievement gap, school reform. Finally, he outlines the steps they can take to move forward on their career path. Interactive features offer survival tips, consider professional conundrums, highlight important teacher dispositions, and listen in as teachers talk about the issues they face in the classroom.


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Table of Contents

The Call to Teach: An Introduction to Teaching

Matthew Lynch


Chapter 1: So You Want to Be a Teacher?

Chapter 2: Teaching in a Multicultural Society

Chapter 3: Understanding Student Differences

Chapter 4: School Governance, Organization, and Finance

Chapter 5: The Philosophy of Education: Teaching’s Foundations

Chapter 6: History of the United States Educational System

Chapter 7: Reforming the United States Educational System

Chapter 8: Ethical and Legal Issues in Education

Chapter 9: Assessing Student Learning

Chapter 10: The Art of Teaching

Chapter 11: Technology and Education

Chapter 12:  Preparing for the Real World of Teaching

Chapter 13: Next Steps in Your Call to Teach



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ISBN-10: 0-13-378302-2

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-378302-5

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