ERIC Number: ED467008
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
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It Works for Me! Shared Tips for Teaching. The New Forums Better Teaching Series.
Blythe, Hal; Sweet, Charlie
This book is a collection of practical tips for college teachers drawn from the experiences of teachers across the disciplines. It is meant to be an aid to an instructor who needs new ideas to elevate teaching, and is a ready reference tool. The chapters are: (1) The First Day; (2) Getting Started; (3) Getting the Most from the Lecture; (4) Discussion Techniques; (5) Group Activities/Exercises/Formats; (6) Closure; (7) Choice Assignments; (8) Testing; (9) Out-of-Class Aids; and (10) Course Evaluations. An afterword discusses Effective Teachers. (SLD)
Descriptors: College Faculty, Educational Improvement, Educational Practices, Group Instruction, Higher Education, Lecture Method, Student Evaluation, Teacher Effectiveness, Teaching Methods
New Forums Press, Inc., P.O. Box 876, Stillwater, OK 74076 (Item no. 8008, $15.95). Tel: 800-606-3766 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.newforums.com.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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Note: For more tips about effective teaching, see It Works for Me, Too! More Shared Tips for Effective Teaching (HE 035 099).