The Skillful Teacher

The Skillful Teacher

  • Author : Stephen D. Brookfield
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 336
  • ISBN-10 : 1119019869
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Energize your classrooms with these key techniques for collegeteaching Students say the best teachers get them excited about learning,stretch their thinking, and keep them actively involved in class.But with increasingly diverse classrooms and constantly changingtechnology, each semester throws up new challenges for engagingstudents. Discover how to keep your teaching, and your students, energizedwith The Skillful Teacher, a practical guide to effectivetechniques, approaches, and methods for today's college classrooms.Providing insights, reflections, and advice from his four decadesof college teaching, Stephen Brookfield now adapts his successfulmethods to teaching online, working with diverse studentpopulations, and making classrooms truly inclusive. As well asbeing completely revised, updated, and rewritten, this edition addssix brand new chapters on: Teaching critical thinking Using play and creativity in the classroom Teaching in teams Helping students take responsibility for learning Teaching about racism Exercising teacher power responsibly Readers will delve into what learning feels like from astudent's perspective, as well as absorb the wisdom of veterancollege faculty with whom the author has worked. Themes from thebestselling previous editions remain, but are revisited andexpanded with the perspective of an additional decade in theclassroom. This authoritative guide is now even more comprehensiveto better serve teachers looking to improve. Whether you are new tothe classroom or are looking to rise to new challenges, TheSkillful Teacher will provide answers, expand your repertoireof techniques, and invigorate your teaching and yourclassrooms.

Teaching for Critical Thinking

Teaching for Critical Thinking [Stephen D. Brookfield]

  • Author : Stephen D. Brookfield
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 304
  • ISBN-10 : 1118146719
praise for previous books by stephen d. brookfield "Award-winning author Stephen Brookfield offers insight,inspiration, and down-to-earth advice to all tea … GET BOOK
The Discussion Book

The Discussion Book [Stephen D. Brookfield,Stephen Preskill]

  • Author : Stephen D. Brookfield,Stephen Preskill
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : 288
  • ISBN-10 : 1119050960
Build teams, make better decisions, energize groups, and think out of the box Do you need a resource that you can pull out of your pocket to liven up meeti … GET BOOK
Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher

Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher [Stephen D. Brookfield]

  • Author : Stephen D. Brookfield
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 304
  • ISBN-10 : 1119050650
A practical guide to the essential practice that builds better teachers. Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher is the landmark guide to critical reflect … GET BOOK
Thinking about Teaching and Learning

Thinking about Teaching and Learning [Robert N. Leamnson]

  • Author : Robert N. Leamnson
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC.
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 169
  • ISBN-10 : 9781579220136
Here is a compelling read for every teacher in higher education who wants to refresh or reexamine his or her classroom practice. Building on the insights o … GET BOOK
Powerful Techniques for Teaching Adults

Powerful Techniques for Teaching Adults [Stephen D. Brookfield]

  • Author : Stephen D. Brookfield
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 304
  • ISBN-10 : 1118415701
Praise for Powerful Techniques for TeachingAdults "Stephen Brookfield has used his gifts for clear thinking andlucid writing to produce this theoretically … GET BOOK
The Fundamentals of Workplace Learning

The Fundamentals of Workplace Learning [Knud Illeris]

  • Author : Knud Illeris
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 192
  • ISBN-10 : 1136864083
Fundamentals of Workplace Learning is a comprehensive guide to how people learn in the workplace, and the issues and challenges involved. Examining the ess … GET BOOK
No Small Lives

No Small Lives [Susan Imel,Gretchen T. Bersch]

  • Author : Susan Imel,Gretchen T. Bersch
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 321
  • ISBN-10 : 1623968852
No Small Lives: Handbook of North American Early Women Adult Educators, 1925-1950 contains the stories of 26 North American women who were active in the fi … GET BOOK
Life in Classrooms

Life in Classrooms [Philip Wesley Jackson]

  • Author : Philip Wesley Jackson
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 183
  • ISBN-10 : 9780807770054
Since its first appearance, Life in Classrooms has established itself as a classic study of the educational process at its most fundamental level. … GET BOOK
Foundations of Adult and Continuing Education

Foundations of Adult and Continuing Education [Jovita M. Ross-Gordon,Amy D. Rose,Carol E. Kasworm]

  • Author : Jovita M. Ross-Gordon,Amy D. Rose,Carol E. Kasworm
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 432
  • ISBN-10 : 1118955110
A research-based foundational overview of contemporary adult education Foundations of Adult and Continuing Education distills decades of scholarship in the … GET BOOK
Transforming the Workforce for Children Birth Through Age 8

Transforming the Workforce for Children Birth Through Age 8 [National Research Council,Institute of Medicine,Board on Children, Youth, and Families,Committee on the Science of Children Birth to Age 8: Deepening and Broadening the Foundation for Success]

  • Author : National Research Council,Institute of Medicine,Board on Children, Youth, and Families,Committee on the Science of Children Birth to Age 8: Deepening and Broadening the Foundation for Success
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 706
  • ISBN-10 : 0309324882
Children are already learning at birth, and they develop and learn at a rapid pace in their early years. This provides a critical foundation for lifelong p … GET BOOK
Teaching Race

Teaching Race [Stephen D. Brookfield]

  • Author : Stephen D. Brookfield
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 368
  • ISBN-10 : 1119374391
A real-world how-to manual for talking about race in the classroom Educators and activists frequently call for the need to address the lingering presence o … GET BOOK
What It Means to Be a Teacher

What It Means to Be a Teacher [Jenn Larson]

  • Author : Jenn Larson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Humor
  • Total Pages : 192
  • ISBN-10 : 1507212496
Blending inspiration, motivation, and humor, longtime teacher Jennifer Larson draws on her years of experience and takes a loving and a lighthearted look a … GET BOOK
Teaching Adults

Teaching Adults [Ralph G. Brockett]

  • Author : Ralph G. Brockett
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 176
  • ISBN-10 : 1118903773
A highly practical guide for new instructors teaching in anysetting Regardless of the context, teaching is a tall task—and forthose teaching adults, uniq … GET BOOK
Professional Values and Practice

Professional Values and Practice [James Arthur,Jon Davison,Malcolm Lewis]

  • Author : James Arthur,Jon Davison,Malcolm Lewis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 192
  • ISBN-10 : 1134371454
The professional code of the General Teaching Council lists eight new standards, each of them analysed here in detail using questions and activities to des … GET BOOK
Culturally Responsive Literacy Instruction

Culturally Responsive Literacy Instruction [Bob Algozzine,Dorothy J. O'Shea,Festus E. Obiakor]

  • Author : Bob Algozzine,Dorothy J. O'Shea,Festus E. Obiakor
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 208
  • ISBN-10 : 1452284733
Improve reading achievement for students from diverse backgrounds with research-supported practices and culturally responsive interventions in phonemic awa … GET BOOK
Radicalizing Learning

Radicalizing Learning [Stephen D. Brookfield,John D. Holst]

  • Author : Stephen D. Brookfield,John D. Holst
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 288
  • ISBN-10 : 0470873086
Radicalizing Learning calls for a total rethinking of what the field of adult education stands for and how adult educators should assess their effectivenes … GET BOOK
Teaching Large Classes

Teaching Large Classes [Elisa Carbone]

  • Author : Elisa Carbone
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Literary Collections
  • Total Pages : 115
  • ISBN-10 : 1452250677
In this useful and practical book, Elisa Carbone offers a wealth of sound advice on how to deal with a large class, from the first day to end of term evalu … GET BOOK
Teaching To Transgress

Teaching To Transgress [Bell Hooks]

  • Author : Bell Hooks
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 200
  • ISBN-10 : 1135200009
First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. … GET BOOK
Teacher as Activator of Learning

Teacher as Activator of Learning [Gayle H. Gregory]

  • Author : Gayle H. Gregory
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 240
  • ISBN-10 : 1506343090
Flip the Switch! How to Get Students Into Learning Mode Now. In his well-known meta-analysis, John Hattie suggests that facilitating learning is not as eff … GET BOOK
Tools for Teaching

Tools for Teaching [Barbara Gross Davis]

  • Author : Barbara Gross Davis
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 608
  • ISBN-10 : 9780470569450
This is the long-awaited update on the bestselling book that offers a practical, accessible reference manual for faculty in any discipline. This new editio … GET BOOK
Nurse Educator's Guide to Best Teaching Practice

Nurse Educator's Guide to Best Teaching Practice [Keeley C. Harmon,Joe Ann Clark,Jeffery M. Dyck,Vicki Moran]

  • Author : Keeley C. Harmon,Joe Ann Clark,Jeffery M. Dyck,Vicki Moran
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Medical
  • Total Pages : 140
  • ISBN-10 : 3319425390
This book presents essential teaching skills and tools for nurse educators. It begins with a discussion of the trends in nursing education and the principl … GET BOOK
Adult Education and Vocational Training in the Digital Age

Adult Education and Vocational Training in the Digital Age [Wang, Victor C.X.]

  • Author : Wang, Victor C.X.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 295
  • ISBN-10 : 1522509305
In order to deliver optimum educational opportunities to learners, higher education institutions must utilize emerging innovations and resources. By doing … GET BOOK
ECIAIR 2019 European Conference on the Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics  

ECIAIR 2019 European Conference on the Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics   [Dr Paul Griffiths ,Dr. Mitt Nowshade Kabir ]

  • Author : Dr Paul Griffiths ,Dr. Mitt Nowshade Kabir
  • Publisher : Academic Conferences and publishing limited
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Total Pages : N.A
  • ISBN-10 : 191276444X
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Extending the Boundaries of Research on Second Language Learning and Teaching

Extending the Boundaries of Research on Second Language Learning and Teaching [Mirosław Pawlak]

  • Author : Mirosław Pawlak
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Total Pages : 338
  • ISBN-10 : 9783642201417
The book contains a selection of papers reflecting cutting-edge developments in the field of learning and teaching second and foreign languages. The contri … GET BOOK
Handbook of Research on Program Development and Assessment Methodologies in K-20 Education

Handbook of Research on Program Development and Assessment Methodologies in K-20 Education [Wang, Victor C.X.]

  • Author : Wang, Victor C.X.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 633
  • ISBN-10 : 1522531335
As the educational system continues to evolve, it is essential that educators of today devise innovative and strategic approaches to program development an … GET BOOK
The Contemporary Relevance of John Dewey’s Theories on Teaching and Learning

The Contemporary Relevance of John Dewey’s Theories on Teaching and Learning [JuliAnna Ávila,AG Rud,Leonard Waks,Emer Ring]

  • Author : JuliAnna Ávila,AG Rud,Leonard Waks,Emer Ring
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 354
  • ISBN-10 : 1000464423
Through expert analysis, this text proves that John Dewey’s views on efficiency in education are as relevant as ever. By exploring Deweyan theories of te … GET BOOK
Self-Regulation in the Classroom

Self-Regulation in the Classroom [Richard M. Cash]

  • Author : Richard M. Cash
  • Publisher : Free Spirit Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 184
  • ISBN-10 : 1631980831
To succeed in school, students need more than subject area knowledge—they must learn how to learn. Self-regulation, an executive functioning skill, descr … GET BOOK
Contemplative Approaches to Sustainability in Higher Education

Contemplative Approaches to Sustainability in Higher Education [Marie Eaton,Holly J. Hughes,Jean MacGregor]

  • Author : Marie Eaton,Holly J. Hughes,Jean MacGregor
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 220
  • ISBN-10 : 1317279433
How do we foster in college students the cognitive complexity, ethical development, and personal resolve that are required for living in this "sustainabili … GET BOOK
The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning In and Across the Disciplines

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning In and Across the Disciplines [Kathleen McKinney]

  • Author : Kathleen McKinney
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 288
  • ISBN-10 : 0253007062
The scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) began primarily as a discipline-based movement, committed to exploring the signature pedagogical and learni … GET BOOK
Promoting Inclusive Classroom Dynamics in Higher Education

Promoting Inclusive Classroom Dynamics in Higher Education [Kathryn C. Oleson]

  • Author : Kathryn C. Oleson
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 223
  • ISBN-10 : 162036901X
This powerful, practical resource helps faculty create an inclusive dynamic in their classrooms, so that all students are set up to succeed. Grounded in re … GET BOOK
Peer Review of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

Peer Review of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education [Judyth Sachs,Mitch Parsell]

  • Author : Judyth Sachs,Mitch Parsell
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 219
  • ISBN-10 : 940077639X
Incorporating both theoretical and practical perspectives, this volume of papers explores varied aspects of peer review of teaching in higher education. Th … GET BOOK
Shaping the Future of Education, Communication and Technology

Shaping the Future of Education, Communication and Technology [Will W. K. Ma,Wendy Wing Lam Chan,Cat Miaoting Cheng]

  • Author : Will W. K. Ma,Wendy Wing Lam Chan,Cat Miaoting Cheng
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 249
  • ISBN-10 : 9811366810
This book gathers selected papers from the Hong Kong Association for Educational Communications and Technology 2019 International Conference on the theme o … GET BOOK
Teaching Cultural Competence in Nursing and Health Care, Third Edition

Teaching Cultural Competence in Nursing and Health Care, Third Edition [Dr. Marianne R. Jeffreys, EdD, RN]

  • Author : Dr. Marianne R. Jeffreys, EdD, RN
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Medical
  • Total Pages : 552
  • ISBN-10 : 0826119972
Praise for the Second Edition: "This book will help educators understand the multidimensional process of cultural competence, and the vignettes it provides … GET BOOK
Measuring and Analyzing Informal Learning in the Digital Age

Measuring and Analyzing Informal Learning in the Digital Age [Mejiuni, Olutoyin]

  • Author : Mejiuni, Olutoyin
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 336
  • ISBN-10 : 1466682663
In the twenty-first century, learning—and the definition of education—is changing. New digital, online, and social tools have the ability to transform … GET BOOK
Christian Higher Education in Canada

Christian Higher Education in Canada [Stanley E. Porter,Bruce G. Fawcett]

  • Author : Stanley E. Porter,Bruce G. Fawcett
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Religion
  • Total Pages : 348
  • ISBN-10 : 172528281X
The Toronto 2018 Symposium on Christian Higher Education provided an opportunity for leaders in the Canadian Christian higher education movement to reflect … GET BOOK
Research on Preparing Preservice Teachers to Work Effectively with Emergent Bilinguals

Research on Preparing Preservice Teachers to Work Effectively with Emergent Bilinguals [Yvonne S. Freeman,David E. Freeman]

  • Author : Yvonne S. Freeman,David E. Freeman
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 370
  • ISBN-10 : 1784412643
Teacher educators from institutions across the U.S. report their research with preservice teachers in large cities, suburban communities, and rural border … GET BOOK
Successful Teaching Practice in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Successful Teaching Practice in the Lifelong Learning Sector [Vicky Duckworth,Jane Wood,John Bostock,John Dickinson]

  • Author : Vicky Duckworth,Jane Wood,John Bostock,John Dickinson
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 160
  • ISBN-10 : 184445620X
This book provides clear guidance on how to approach initial teaching experience, how to plan effective sessions, how to work well with your mentor and how … GET BOOK
Teaching Psychology

Teaching Psychology [Douglas A. Bernstein,Stephen Chew,Sue Frantz]

  • Author : Douglas A. Bernstein,Stephen Chew,Sue Frantz
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 328
  • ISBN-10 : 0429627823
This thoroughly revised third edition of Teaching Psychology synthesizes the latest pedagogical research on effective teaching and translates it into recom … GET BOOK
International Handbook of Research in Medical Education

International Handbook of Research in Medical Education [Geoffrey R. Norman,Cees P.M. van der Vleuten,D.I. Newble]

  • Author : Geoffrey R. Norman,Cees P.M. van der Vleuten,D.I. Newble
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Education
  • Total Pages : 1106
  • ISBN-10 : 9401004625
GEOFF NORMAN McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada CEES VAN DER VLEUTEN University of Maastricht, Netherlands DA VID NEWBLE University of Sheffield, Englan … GET BOOK