Beginning with an account of what it means to teach and learn history in schools, the authors go on to explore the main purposes of teaching history in schools. The book offers rich guidance on successful classroom practice, and sets classrooms in the wider context of the curriculum in a rapidly changing and often deeply divided society. Key features of the book include:Securely grounded in real classrooms with examples in easy to use charts and boxesExtensive examples from real learners This book is essential reading for students training to teach history.
Publisher: Open University Press
Number of pages: 200
Dimensions: 240 x 171 x 12 mm