Understanding educational policies and practices involves:
Locating up-to-date and relevant information about national, regional and institutional educational policies.
Locating up-to-date and relevant information about international, national, regional and institutional educational practice.
Employing professional and pedagogical practices that are consistent with applicable policies related to areas including:
- the goals of education
- educational governance
- learner empowerment
- educational reform
- inclusive education
- equality, diversity and inclusion
- language policy
- post-compulsory education pathways
- child protection
- the curriculum, syllabus and methodologies
- teaching standards
- 21st century skills.
Reflecting on the impact of educational policies and practice on my decision-making, professional behaviour and my learners’ outcomes.