Books in Dalton State Roberts Library on College Teaching and Learning

The Roberts Library also holds a number of electronic resources (e-books)

What College is About
What Matters in College/ Alexander Astin LA229. A7948 1992
Student Success in College/ George Kuh LB2343.32 .279 2005
How College Affects Students/E. Pascarella LA229 .P34 2005
Generation Me/ Jean Twenge HQ799.7 .T94 2006

Best Practices
Chicago handbook for teachers : a practical guide to the college classroom / Alan Brinkley ... [et al.]. LB2331 .C52332 1999
What the best college teachers do / Ken Bain, ON ORDER.

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Scholarship reconsidered : priorities of the professorate / Ernest L. Boyer LA227.4 .B69 1997
Opening lines : approaches to the scholarship of teaching and learning / Pat Hutchings, editor. LB2331 .O58 2000
Learning paradigm college / John Tagg; foreword by Peter T. Ewell. LB2331 .T24 2003
Teaching on solid ground : using scholarship to improve practice / [edited by] Robert J. Menges, Maryellen Weimer, and associates., 1996 LB2331 .T418 1996
Classroom research : implementing the scholarship of teaching / K. Patricia Cross, Mimi Harris Steadman., 1996 LB2331 .C766 1996

Course Design
Creating significant learning experiences : an integrated approach to designing college courses / L. Dee Fink. LB2331 .F495 2003
Learner-centered teaching: five key changes to practice / Maryellen Weimer. LB2331 .W39 2002
Blueprint for learning : constructing college courses to facilitate, assess, and document learning / Laurie Richlin LB2361 .R476 2006
Brain-based Learning/Learning Styles
Applying the science of learning to university teaching and beyond / Diane F. Halpern, Milton D. Hakel, editors., LB2331 .N456 no. 89on order
Reconstructing undergraduate education [electronic resource] : using learning science to design effective courses / Robert B. Innes. LB2324 .I55 2004

Collaborative Learning
Collaborative learning techniques : a handbook for college faculty / Elizabeth F. Barkley, K. Patricia Cross, and Claire Howell Major. LB1032 .B318 2005
Discussion as a way of teaching : tools and techniques for democratic classrooms / Stephen D. Brookfield, Stephen Preskill. LB2331 .B679 1999

Student Motivation
Learning and motivation in the postsecondary classroom / Marilla D. Svinicki. LB1060 .S94 2004

Interactive Lecturing
What's the Use of Lectures by Donald Bligh LC6515 .B55 2000
McKeachie's teaching tips : strategies, research, and theory for college and university teachers / Wilbert J. McKeachie ; with chapters by Graham Gibbs ... [et al.]. LB1738 .M35 1999
Using active learning in college classes : a range of options for faculty / Tracey E. Sutherland, Charles C. Bonwell, editors. LB1027.23 .U85 1996
First-order principles for college teachers : ten basic ways to improve the teaching process / Robert Boice. LB2331 .B563 1996

Active Learning
Active Learning: Creating Excitement in the Classroom/ Charles Bonwell LB1027.23 B66 1991

Inspiration for Teaching
Becoming a critically reflective teacher / Stephen D. Brookfield. LB2331 .B677 1995
Art of teaching / Jay Parini. LA2317.P335 A3 2005
I'm the teacher, you're the student : a semester in the university classroom / Patrick Allitt. E175.8 .A505 2005
The courage to teach/Parker Palmer LB1775 .P25 1998

First-Year Students
Thinking about teaching and learning : developing habits of learning with first year college and university students / Robert Leamnson. LB2331 .L39 1999
Challenging and Supporting the First-Year Student/ M. Upcraft LB2343.3 .U63 2005
Critical thinking : a campus life casebook / Madeleine Picciotto. LB2395.35 .P53 2004
My freshman year/ Rebecca Nathan LB3605 .N34 2005
First impressions, lasting impact : introducing the first year student to the academic library / edited by Julia K. Nims, Ann Andrew. Z711.2 .F57 2002
Supplemental instruction : new visions for empowering student learning / Marion E. Stone, Glen Jacobs, editors. LB1025.2 .N456 no.106

Assessment and Assessment Techniques
Learner-centered assessment on college campuses : shifting the focus from teaching to learning / Mary E. Huba, Jann E. Freed. LB2331 .H83 2000
Classroom assessment techniques : a handbook for college teachers / Thomas A. Angelo, K. Patricia Cross. LB2822.75 .A54 1993

Using Technology
Effective teaching with technology in higher education : foundations for success / A.W. (Tony) Bates, Gary Poole. LB2331 .B378 2003
Teaching online : a practical guide / Susan Ko, Steve Rossen. LB2395.7 .K67 2001

Adjunct professor's guide to success : surviving and thriving in the college classroom / Richard E. Lyons, Marcella L. Kysilka, George E. Pawlas. LB1778.2 .L96 1999
Faculty-Student Relationships/Affective Domain in Teaching
On being a mentor : a guide for higher education faculty / W. Brad Johnson. LB1731.4 .J64 2007
When race breaks out : conversations about race and racism in college classrooms / Helen Fox., 2001 LB2331 .F635 2001

Service Learning
Cultivating the sociological imagination : concepts and models for service-learning in sociology / James Ostrow, Garry Hesser, and Sandra Enos, volume editors ; Edward Zlotkowski, series editor. HM45 .C84 1999
Experiencing citizenship : concepts and models for service-learning in political science / Richard M. Battistoni and William E. Hudson, volume editors ; Edward Zlotkowski, series editor. LC1072.I58 E97 1997
Acting locally : concepts and models for service-learning in environmental studies / Harold Ward, volume editor. TD170.7 .A38 1999
Life, learning, and community : concepts and models for service-learning in biology / David C. Brubaker and Joel H. Ostroff, volume editors. QH315 .L565 2000
Learning by doing : concepts and models for service-learning in accounting / D.V. Rama, volume editor ; Edward Zlotkowski, series editior. HF5630 .L43 1998

Professional Development
Building Faculty learning communities/ Milton Cox LB2331.7 .B83 2004

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