Teaching English and Maths in FE: What works for vocational learners?

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This book is a guide for all teachers in the FE and Skills Sector, regardless of their discipline. It explores how FE teachers can address the mathematics and English needs of all learners, to redress the skills gap that is a current focus. The text explores what works in the sector, examining the barriers to learning and how all learners can be included. It takes a focused look at what works for the vocational learners who have not succeeded in a school setting, and helps tackle the problem of low motivation in learners. The text goes beyond simply providing strategies to follow and includes background theory and detailed case studies to enhance your understanding of different approaches.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationExeter
PublisherSAGE Publications Ltd
Number of pages144
ISBN (Print)9781473992795
Publication statusPublished - 15 Jun 2017


  • Embedding English
  • Embedding maths
  • Functional skills


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