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Taking College Teaching Seriously
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Gail O. Mellow, Diana D. Woolis, Marisa Klages-Bombich, Susan Restler
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-28 - Publisher: Stylus Pub Llc

Taking College Teaching Seriously: Pedagogy Matters! breaks new ground in professional development. Each faculty member is at the center of the learning experience, stimulated and supported by peers working in similar contexts. They share a desire to see more students learn deeply and find that honing their skill at adapting
Taking College Teaching Seriously
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Gail O. Mellow, Diana D. Woolis, Marisa Klages-Bombich, Susan Restler
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-27 - Publisher: Stylus Publishing, LLC

“College teaching is not rocket science – it’s much, much harder.” Diana Laurillard, University of London College faculty, both adjunct and full-time, stand with their students at the coalface of learning, wishing for more to succeed and disappointed at how illusory academic success is for so many. Among the array
Taking Teaching Seriously
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Christopher Bjork, D. Kay Johnston, Heidi A. Ross
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-03 - Publisher: Routledge

"This highly readable book contains important lessons for us all." -Katherine Schultz, Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania Taking Teaching Seriously expands and enriches discussions about teacher preparation in the United States. Its authors describe the unique contexts for teacher preparation offered by liberal arts institutions and analyze the
Taking Teaching Seriously
Language: en
Pages: 476
Authors: Aimee LaPointe Terosky
Categories: University and colleges
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

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Fostering Habits of Mind in Today's Students
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jennifer Fletcher, Adela Najarro, Hetty Yelland
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-18 - Publisher: Stylus Publishing, LLC

Students need more than just academic skills for success in college and career, and the lack of an explicit instructional focus on the “soft skills” critical to postsecondary success poses a challenge for many students who enter college, especially the underprepared. Based upon a multi-campus, cross-disciplinary collaboration, this book presents