ERIC Number: ED401864
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Selected Papers from the National Conference on College Teaching and Learning (4th, Jacksonville, Florida, April 14-17, 1993).
Chambers, Jack A., Ed.
This collection of 18 papers covers four broad areas of teaching and learning in higher education: innovative college teaching/learning strategies; effective classroom research/assessment activities; advanced classroom technology; and developing teaching and learning centers. Titles include: (1) "Changing Teaching Styles When Technology Becomes Part of the Classroom" (Bruce Bosworth); (2) "Problem Centered Teaching and Learning Using Community Projects" (Frank Maling Bosworth II); (3) "Active Learning in Collaborative Groups: Some Lessons and Insights" (Wanda D. Bracy); (4) "Creative Planning = Creative Teaching: Visual Charting of Innovative Classroom Activities" (Carole G. Creekmore); (5) "Integrating Ethics, Education and the Arts" (George Dupuy and Stephen Taft); (6) "What Is the Reality of Virtual Reality?" (Cynthia A. Elliott); (7) "The Use of Portfolios for Reflective Teaching/Learning Activities" (Christy L. Faison and Jody M. Blohm); (8) "Electronic Mentoring Among Elementary Education Interns: Potential Promises and Pitfalls" (Deborah M. Floyd, et al.); (9) "Student Participation in Large Lecture Settings via Instantaneous Small Groups" (Thomas A. Holme); (10) "Establishing a Teaching Support Center at a Land Grant University" (Diane H. Jackman and Michael K. Swan); (11) "Assessing the Assessors: Toward a Modified Portfolio Method of Assessing Student Writing" (Geoffrey Kain); (12) "The New Classroom Environment: Teaching with Computers" (Kathleen King); (13) "The Dyadic Alternative: Organizing Students into Cooperative Pairs" (Norman C. Licht); (14)"Teacher Immediacy Behavior: Student Learning Outcomes and Evaluation" (Mary McLemore and James Cunningham); (15) "Integrating Technology in the Foreign Language Curriculum" (Karen-Jean Munoz); (16) "Enhancing Instruction with Multimedia" (James S. Noblitt); (17) "Addressing Creative Intelligence" (Doris J. Shallcross); (18) "Linking Theory and Practice in Teaching" (Blenda E. Smith). (Most papers contain references.) (CH)
Descriptors: Active Learning, Art Education, Classroom Research, Classroom Techniques, College Instruction, Computer Managed Instruction, Cooperative Learning, Educational Innovation, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethics, Higher Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Land Grant Universities, Methods Research, Portfolio Assessment, Preservice Teacher Education, Problem Based Learning, Reflective Teaching, Research and Development, Teacher Centers, Teacher Education, Teacher Workshops, Teaching Methods, Teaching Styles, Technological Advancement, Technology Transfer, Theory Practice Relationship, Virtual Reality
B.J. Schukis, Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, Florida Community College, 501 W. State St. Jacksonville, FL 32202 ($15).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Community Coll., Jacksonville. Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning