Recommended Books

Text book Author: Ann Gravells 

Award winner, educational training consultant, teacher and author.  Ann  has been working in further education since 1983, and writing text books since 2006 part of which are below recommendation, she is also currently editing text books.
So what ever stage you are on the course, her books will guide you through.

Passing Assessments for the Award in Education and Training. 

If you are currently taking the level 3 Award in Education training course, then this book is highly recommend for you. You will also need to have your self study time including following your Tutor feedback in other to complete the course but as a guide while on the course this is the book for you.

This user-friendly text is your guide to the main units of the Award in Education and Training and is a key text for the course. It's structured around the teaching, learning and assessment cycle, and includes advice regarding delivering a micro-teach session.(Ann Gravells Ltd (UK), 2020)

The Award in Education and Training.

This book is recommended for you if you are looking to have a deeper understanding of what the Award in Education and Training course is all about.

This user-friendly text is your guide to the main units of the Award in Education and Training and is a key text for the course. It's structured around the teaching, learning and assessment cycle, and includes advice regarding delivering a micro-teach session.(Ann Gravells Ltd (UK), 2020)

Principles and Practices of Assessment. 

The book provides you with the information you may need to perform your role, and/or complete the assessor units of the Award, Certificate or Diploma in Education and Training, as well as the Learning and Development (TAQA) assessment units.

Activities are included throughout to help you learn more as you work through the chapters, and examples of real assessment situations are included.(Ann Gravells Ltd (UK), 2020)

Principles and Practices of Teaching and Training.

The book is suitable if you are working towards any teaching/training programme offered by any awarding organisation in any country. 

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Principles and Practices of Quality Assurance.

If you are currently or about to start studying towards achieving level 4 Award or Certificate in Leading Internal Quality Assurance processes then this book is for you. 

The book provides you with the information you may need to perform your role, and/or complete the quality assurance units of the Learning and Development (TAQA) qualification, and the optional units of the teaching qualifications.

Activities are included throughout to help you learn more as you work through the chapters, and examples of real quality assurance situations are included.(Ann Gravells Ltd (UK), 2020)


Passing Assessments for the Certificate in Education and Training.

If you are currently or about to start studying towards achieving level 4 Certificate in Education and Training then this book is the book for you. It will help you to understand the requirements of the qualification and to evidence your achievement towards the five mandatory units.

The first part of each chapter is based around self assessment activities which relate to the assessment criteria. The second part gives examples of responses which can be used to compare to.(Ann Gravells Ltd (UK), 2020)