Becoming a Teacher, 7e

Deborah Henderson, Kerry Kennedy, Colin Marsh

This thoroughly updated new edition of Colin Marsh’s classic text is known and trusted for being a practical, user-friendly and approachable introduction to the profession of teaching. These hallmark features are continued and strengthened in this restructured and student-focused new edition.

New authors Kerry Kennedy (The Education University of Hong Kong) and Deborah Henderson (Queensland University of Technology) carry forward originating author Marsh’s legacy while bringing fresh and current perspectives based on their many years of teaching and research. The authors have significantly refocused the text’s content and pedagogical feature set to bring a more balanced, streamlined and contemporary approach to the subject matter while removing duplication and improving clarity across chapters.

The 7th edition provides multiple and diverse opportunities for students to link theory to practice, underpinning industry requirements and preparing preservice teachers for the challenges they face in 21st-century classrooms.

The 7th edition is now available as a lower cost ($59.99) Pearson eText, giving lecturers and students flexibility in their product model options based on their needs. The Pearson eText includes the AITSL Illustrations of Practice videos, along with the following interactive features: · Audio book · Videos and multimedia · Self study quizzes · Image hotspots · Drag and drop interactives · Journal prompts · Shared writing · Flashcards · Highlighting and note taking.

Shortlist, Teaching and Learning Resource – Blended Learning (Wholly Australian)
Resource type
Teaching and Student Resource
Arts/Humanities/Social Sciences
August 2021


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