ERIC Number: ED426730
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Innovation Abstracts, Volume XX, 1998.
Roueche, Suanne D., Ed.
Innovation Abstracts, v20 n1-29 1998
The 52 abstracts in these 29 serial issues describe innovative approaches to teaching and learning in the community college. Sample topics include reading motivation, barriers to academic success, the learning environment, writing skills, leadership in the criminal justice profession, role-playing strategies, cooperative education, distance education through compressed video, team teaching, study abroad programs, community development, programs for at-risk students, a checklist for hiring community college faculty, on-line testing, violence on campus, improving student performance, teaching logical fallacies, teacher education, workshop development, acquiring Internet skills, nursing, quilting as a learning supplement, basic grammar instruction, ESL instruction, self-assessment in public speaking, comics in the classroom, student-created course reviews, alternatives to traditional testing, collaborative journalism, and interdisciplinary technology. (AS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.; Richardson (Sid W.) Foundation, Fort Worth, TX.
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. National Inst. for Staff and Organizational Development.