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Brilliant Teaching Assistant What You Need to Know to be a Truly Outstanding Teaching Assistant by Louise Burnham

Brilliant Teaching Assistant What You Need to Know to be a Truly Outstanding Teaching Assistant

Part of the Brilliant Teacher Series

RRP £12.99


Brilliant Teaching Assistant What You Need to Know to be a Truly Outstanding Teaching Assistant by Louise Burnham

What does it really take to become a brilliant teaching assistant? Are you getting the most out of your current support role? Are you aware of the training and development opportunities available to you? How do you become more effective in the classroom? What can you do to take your career further? Brilliant Teaching Assistant answers these questions and many more. Outlining the key duties and responsibilities of the role, and illustrated with examples from practical contexts, Louise Burnham will show you how to shine in the classroom and focus on your continuing professional development to aim for the next step in your career in education. BRILLIANT OUTCOMES * Understand the school curriculum, timetabling and planning * Work more effectively with other school staff * Learn what you can do to better support the pupils in your care

About the Author

Louise Burnham currently works as an early years and primary teacher. She also led teaching assistant training and worked on childcare and teaching courses at a London FE college for a number of years as a tutor and assessor. Louise has written many books for early years and teaching assistant qualifications, and continues to work with early years and teaching assistant students.

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Book Info

Publication date

31st March 2011


Louise Burnham

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Prentice-Hall an imprint of Pearson Education Limited


240 pages


Teaching skills & techniques
Non-teaching & support staff



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