What books would you recommend for the PGCE? Below is a list we’ve been suggested for Module 1: “Preparing to Teach, Plus”. Please add any other good ones you’d recommend in the comments below.
Thanks, Carol x
Reading List – Preparing to Teach plus (FE & Skills)
*Avis, J, Fisher, R & Thompson, R. (2009) Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector – a guide to theory and practice. Maidenhead: Open University Press
Bolton, G (2010) Reflective Practice – writing & professional development. 3rd Edition. London: Sage
Francis, M Gould, J (2009) Achieving your PTLLS Award, Sage
Gravells, A (2008) Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (Third Edition) Learning Matters
Gray, D. Griffin, C. Nasta, T. (2000) Training to Teach in Further and Adult Education. Cheltenham. Nelson Thornes
Inglelby, E, Joyce, D & Powell, S. (2010) Learning to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector. London: Continuum
O’Grady, A. (2013) Lifelong Learning in the UK, An introduction guide for Education Studies. Routledge
Petty, G. (2009). Teaching Today: A practical Guide Cheltenham. (Fourth Edition) Nelson Thornes.
Reece, I. Walker, S. (2007) Teaching, Training and Learning: A Practical Guide. (Sixth Edition). Sunderland. Business Education Publishers Ltd
*Scales, P. (2008). Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Berkshire. Open University Press
*Scales, P. (2012). Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector. 2nd Edition Berkshire. Open University Press
*Tummons, J (2007) Becoming a Professional Tutor in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Exeter: Learning Matters
Wallace, S. Ed (2010) Becoming a professional Tutor in the Lifelong Learning Sector. Exeter. Learning Matters Ltd.
Wallace, S. (2011). Teaching, Tutoring and Training in the Lifelong Learning Sector 4th Edition. Exeter. Learning Matters Ltd.
Wilson, L (2009) Practical Teaching, A guide to PTLLS and CTLLS. Cengage Learning
Cottrell, S (2008) The Study Skills Handbook, 3rd Edition. Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan
*available as e-books