Mastering the techniques of teaching

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Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1995 - Education - 344 pages
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Now in Paperback! "Masterfully balancing the practitioner2s need for concrete suggestions and the scholar2s quest for intriguing ideas, this book offers tips to be tried in class tomorrow and ideas to be mused on for months." --Maryellen Weimer, professor, Penn State University-Berks Campus"I have used the first edition of Joe Lowman2s book for years and found it most helpful. The new edition is a must for teachers and faculty developers." --Milt Cox, University Director for Teaching Effectivness Programs, Miami University In this second edition of his classic resource, Joseph Lowman expands on his earlier model of effective teaching to place greater emphasis on motivational skill and commitment to teaching. He presents a practical new learning model that compares six sources of influence on what and how students learn in a college course. All types of teachers and instructors will discover options on how to organize classes and use group work to promote learning. They will also find a checklist for assessing their classroom performance on video, detailed instructions for using video analysis to improve their technique, and an innovative approach to evaluating their overall performance.

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Good overview of teaching techniques. Slightly outdated in the tech department, but that's minor. Read full review

Contents

Teaching Style
65
Analyzing and Improving Classroom
99
Selecting and Organizing Material
129
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About the author (1995)

JOSEPH LOWMAN is professor of psychology and assistant dean of arts and sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has won several awards for his own teaching and serves on the editorial boards of Teaching of Psychology, Journal on Excellence in College Teaching, and College Teaching.

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