The BA (Hons) in Primary Education leads to an honours degree and the professional qualification of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), enabling you to begin your teaching career as a newly qualified teacher (NQT) equipped with the necessary subject knowledge, skills and understanding to start your career as a primary practitioner.
This course forms part of a suite of Initial Teacher Education courses at Canterbury Christ Church University. We provide a significant proportion of the teachers in the South-East of England, with a particular emphasis on Kent and Medway. Teachers from Canterbury Christ Church University work in a wide range of education settings and schools across the country and the wider world. The University is committed to training the next generation of outstanding teachers. Continue reading “Why Primary Education?”
with recommendation for Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
Our BA (Hons) Primary Education will enable you to become a generalist primary classroom teacher, supporting you in reaching the National Standards to be a Qualified Teacher (QTS). Continue reading “BA single honours Primary Education”
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The word pedagogy comes from the Greek word paidagōgeō, which means “to lead the child.” In Ancient Greece, it was usually a slave who helped his master’s son get an education. The slave would bring the master’s son to school and carry his school things for him, such as a musical instrument.
Many public schools provide a free education through the government. Parents may send their own children to a private schools, but they must pay for it. In some poorer places, Continue reading “Public schooling”
There are different methods of categorizing types of education. One way to divide it into formal education, non-formal education, and informal education.
Formal education is usually in school, where a person may learn basic, academic, or trade skills. Small children often attend a nursery or kindergarten but often formal education begins in elementary school and continues with secondary school. Post-secondary education (or higher education) is usually at a college or university which may grant an academic degree. Continue reading “Types of education”
Education is about teaching, learning skills and knowledge. Education also means helping people to learn how to do things and encouraging them to think about what they learn. It is also important for educators to teach ways to find and use information. Continue reading “Education”
continued to edge cautiously higher as investors look to the upcoming monetary policy decision from the US Federal Reserve Bank. Given the current state and the outlook for inflationary trends in the US, expectations are generally lower that the Fed will not make any policy adjustment when they announce the outcome of the 2-day policy meeting which concludes today. Experts say that they’ll look to the language of the Fed statement for clues as to the possible timing of the next rate hike, but currently forecasters are Continue reading “Dollar Bounces Ahead of Fed”