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ERIC Number: ED197777
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Pages: 34
Abstractor: N/A
Survival Skills for Part-Time Faculty at Pima College's Community Campus.
Padgett, Suzanne C.; Schultz, Raymond E.
This guidebook presents information to acquaint part-time faculty with institutional policies at Pima College's Community Campus and to familiarize them with practical pedogogical skills. Part I of the handbook presents institutional information on: (1) campus and district personnel; (2) instructional locations; (3) employment policies related to teaching assignment, personnel files, certification, contracts, cancelled classes, classroom responsibilities, hours of service, pay, faculty meetings, workshops and seminars, and substitute instructors; (4) instructional policies on grades, tests, textbooks, faculty evaluation, field trips, class breaks, and other instructional concerns; (5) instructional facilities; (6) support services for duplicating and obtaining instructional materials; (7) communications services; (8) maintaining student records; and (9) student services. Part II provides a list of 27 resources dealing with college teaching. Part III presents a teaching guide outlining suggestions for: pre-course preparation; the first class meeting; writing instructional objectives; lesson planning; using instructional resources; fulfilling the roles expected of a teacher; motivating students; maintaining classroom order and morale; using various instructioanl techniques, including formal and informal lectures, demonstrations, case studies, and programmed instruction; and measuring student response. (JP)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Arizona State Dept. of Education, Phoenix.
Authoring Institution: Pima Community Coll., Tucson, AZ.