A guide for teachers, containing a variety of strategies to develop students' learning skills. Covering everything from traditional learning approaches to more innovative methods, such as how technology and the media can be used to great effect, it also includes tips and advice.
Duncan Grey is Head of Resources at Hinchingbrooke school in Cambridgeshire. He regularly runs courses for school librarians on 'effective learning'.
Table of contents
Introduction; 1. Starting Points; 2. Frameworks and Methodical Approaches; 3. Integrating Information Skills into the curriculum; 4. Individual Learning Skills; 5. Study and Revision Skills; 6. Learning Styles and Strategies; 7. The Learning Centred Environment; 8. How computers can help; 9. The end result; 10. Resources, design and examples; 11. Directory.