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Curriculum and Assessment in English 11 to 19 : A Better Plan (Paperback) (John Richmond & Andrew Burn &
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This invaluable companion to those working in Secondary English, language and literacy education offers a wider perspective and informed pedagogical approach. Considering fundamental truths about how pupils speak, read and write English with confidence and control, it is split into ten parts covering all of the English curriculum, from secondary through to post 16. It describes how English can be taught most effectively and offers a clear, balanced and forceful critique of the current curriculum with its associated assessment arrangement, and proposes viable alternatives. This is an invaluable guide in both theory and practice for those studying and implementing the curriculum.