Maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health

Effective teaching

A guide for educating healthcare providers

World Health Organization; JHPIEGO

Publication details

Number of pages: 266 + 12 + 48
Publication date: 2005
Languages: English
ISBN: 9241593806



This learning package aims to help educators of healthcare providers become more effective teachers. The package is designed for teachers and tutors of students, including senior students, clinical instructors and clinical staff who assist with teaching at clinical practice sites.

It includes a reference manual, learner's guide and facilitator's guide. The training course described in the package combines reading and exercises with coached practice with colleagues and feedback from a trained facilitator. It covers all of the important steps in educating healthcare providers, from planning for teaching, to assessing the competence of students.