ERIC Number: ED271143
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Part-Time Faculty Handbook: Jefferson College.
Jefferson Coll., Hillsboro, MO.
Designed for part-time faculty at Jefferson College, this handbook answers questions regarding institutional policies and procedures and offers tips to help part-time teachers provide the best possible teacher-learner climate, touching upon a wide variety of issues related to adult learners. The first section of the handbook contains practical ideas and information to aid in the teaching/learning process, including sections on the characteristics of adult students, their reasons for taking classes, advice on teaching adults, developmental tasks of adults, student needs, desirable personal and professional traits for teachers, the learning process, teaching methods, course outlines, lesson plans, the first class meeting, the physical classroom environment, and the use of audio visual aids. The second half of the handbook contains information about Jefferson College and its services, a listing of administrative officers and department chairs, an academic calendar, office hours, information on admission, attendance and grading, counseling and advising, textbooks and supplies, and final examinations. The appendices include a list of college publications, emergency procedures and medical information, and student evaluation forms. (EJV)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Jefferson Coll., Hillsboro, MO.