ERIC Number: ED480297
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003
Teaching at Its Best: A Research-Based Resource for College Instructors. Second Edition.
Nilson, Linda B.
This handbook is meant to be a toolbox, a compilation of hundreds of practical teaching techniques, formats, classroom activities, and exercises. This edition is revised and expanded to cover more about topics relevant to today's classroom, such as technology and the Internet. The 31 chapters are grouped into these sections: (1) "Sound Preparations"; (2) "Good Beginnings"; (3) "Varieties of Learning and Teaching Strategies"; (4) "Teaching Problem Solving for Today's World"; and (5) "Assessment/Measuring Outcomes." (Contains 278 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, College Faculty, Higher Education, Instructional Improvement, Student Evaluation, Teacher Student Relationship, Teaching Methods
Anker Publishing Company, Inc., P.O. Box 2247, Williston, VT 05495-2247 ($37.95 plus $6 shipping and handling). Tel: 877-212-3838 (Toll Free); Fax: 802-864-7626; Web site: http://www.ankerpub.com.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For the first edition, see ED 413 295.