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This is the 2nd edition with a publication date of 3/30/2010.
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Covering topics from compensation and benefits to managing your first class, this text gives new instructors and graduate teaching assistants a "how to" on navigating the world of academia. Tips on electronic media and computer interaction in the classroom will be valuable to even the most seasoned instructor. Written in a light-hearted tone, this text is a must read for anyone teaching a college course for the first time.
Table of Contents
|Introduction to College Teaching||p. 1|
|A Philosophy of Teaching||p. 14|
|Developing a Structure for the Class||p. 45|
|Facilitating the First Class Meeting||p. 55|
|Considerations in Developing Examinations||p. 66|
|Grading Considerations and Mechanics||p. 78|
|Alternative Methods of Evaluating Students||p. 92|
|Professional Interactions with Students||p. 99|
|Interactions with Faculty and Staff||p. 115|
|Methods of Evaluating Your Teaching||p. 125|
|The Role of Computers in College Teaching||p. 142|
|Electronic Media in College Teaching||p. 149|
|Summation and Final Thoughts||p. 159|
|Sample Syllabus||p. 167|
|General Academic References||p. 172|
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