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Teaching what you don't know

Author
Huston, Therese.
Title
Teaching what you don't know / Therese Huston.
Format
Book
Published
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2009.
Description
314 p. ; 22 cm.
URL
<Table of contents> http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=018003050&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-302) and index.
Contents
  • The growing challenge
  • Why it's better than it seems
  • Getting ready
  • Teaching and surviving
  • Thinking in class
  • Teaching students you don't understand
  • Getting better
  • Advice for administrators.
Summary
Everyone in academia knows it and no one likes to admit it: faculty often have to teach courses in areas they don't know very well. The challenges are even greater when students don't share your cultural background, lifestyle, or assumptions about how to behave in a classroom. In this practical and funny book, an experienced teaching consultant offers many creative strategies for dealing with typical problems. --from publisher description.
Subject headings
College teaching.
Effective teaching.
Learning.
ISBN
9780674035805 (alk. paper)
0674035801 (alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
LB2331 .H875 2009
Location
Checked out Due: 01-12-2021
Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
LB2331 .H875 2009
Location
Checked out Due: 12-15-2020
Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
LB2331 .H875 2009
Location
Stacks
Floor
2nd Floor
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