It's really good to opt for education or teaching as a career. Now the best way to get into a profession related to education is to obtain the status of a qualified teacher to fit in to the private or state owned schools. It requires completing a course for teaching or undergoing a teacherís training. It helps develop the required skills to excel in the education field.
To be a successful teacher it requires being well versed in both theoretical and practical learning. Learning both ways is really helpful in becoming an effective teacher. Initial learning consists of various formats that may suit every one irrespective of their experience or qualification. There are many options given below related to various courses that help train in imparting education:
Teacher’s training for undergraduates: There are two types of teacher’s training courses for undergraduates.
B.Ed or Bachelor of education
Bachelor of Science or arts with QTS.
Postgraduate teacher training: It comprises courses called postgraduate certificate in education (PGCE) and Initial teacher training.
Teacher training pertaining to employment: The courses related to this category are Graduate teacher’s program and registered teacher’s program.
Teacher’s training based on assessment: This kind of training is meant for those who are well experienced in teaching.
Moreover some other courses for teaching profession are postgraduate certificate in academic practice, teaching and learning in higher and professional education.
In addition to all these courses there are practical courses for teaching also. These courses need no theoretical studies on teaching methods and all. What it requires is teaching in schools or colleges at different levels. All the training schools for teachers do have the facility to allocate different schools or institutions to the teachers for a particular period of time. After a period of time the teacher gets certificates of practical teaching which are useful in getting employment in schools, ideal places for imparting education. Further there are some pertaining courses for teachers. These courses are meant for boosting subject knowledge or subject enhancement courses. These are intensive courses which enable you have depth in your particular subject area of area of interest.