Teaching at Its Best: A Research-Based Resource for College Instructors
This expanded and updated edition of the best-selling handbook is an essential toolbox, full of hundreds of practical teaching techniques, classroom activities and exercises, for the new or experienced college instructor. This new edition includes updated information on the Millennial student, more research from cognitive psychology, a focus on outcomes maps, the latest legal options on copyright issues, and more. It will also include entirely new chapters on matching teaching methods with learning outcomes, inquiry-guide learning, and using visuals to teach, as well as section on the Socratic method, SCALE-UP classrooms, and more.
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Review: Teaching at Its Best: A Research-Based Resource for College InstructorsUser Review - Kaye Adkins - Goodreads
I strongly recommend this book to teachers interested in teaching reflectively, and who believe they can always teach better. I teach future teachers and will suggest they start reading this long ... Read full review
Review: Teaching at Its Best: A Research-Based Resource for College Instructors (JB - Anker Series)User Review - Goodreads
Quickly becoming one of my favorite general sources on a wide variety of teaching issues. Best thing about Nilson is that she relies on research for all of her recommendations. And, not surprisingly ...
The Graphic Syllabus and the Outcomes Map: Communicating Your Course
Linda B. Nilson
Limited preview - 2009