Introduction to Teaching: Becoming a Professional, 6th edition

  • Don Kauchak
  • Paul Eggen

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Introduction to Teaching: Becoming a Professional helps beginning education students make informed decisions about becoming a teacher and ensures that they have an up-to-date picture of the ever-changing face of education. Issues in reform, in diversity, and professionalism in day to day teaching situations are emphasized throughout the text. Cases, classroom examples, videos, and interactive applications bring topics to life, allowing students to better relate to, understand, and apply the material. To keep readers informed about the constantly changing education profession, the Sixth Edition includes new topics and significant updates about important developments in education. The most interactive and applied text in the field, Introduction to Teaching keeps prospective teachers actively involved in their learning and provides a realistic look at the world of teaching.


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Table of contents


1 Do I Want to Be a Teacher?

2 Changes in American Society: Their Influences on Today’s Students

3 Student Diversity: Culture, Language, Gender, and Exceptionalities



4 Education in the United States: Its Historical Roots

5 Educational Philosophy and Your Teaching

6 Choosing a School

7 Governance and Finance: Regulating and Funding Schools

8 School Law: Ethical and Legal Influences on Teaching



9 The School Curriculum in an Era of Standards

10 Classroom Management: Creating Productive Learning Environments

11 Becoming an Effective Teacher



12 Educational Reform and You

13 Developing as a Professional


Published by Pearson (January 13th 2016) - Copyright © 2017