skip to content
Tools for teaching Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Tools for teaching

Author: Barbara Gross Davis
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1993.
Series: Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database: WorldCat
Summary:
Presents practical advice for beginning teachers of undergraduates, covering such topics as planning a course, writing a syllabus, responding to diversity, leading discussions, understanding various learning styles, testing and grading, and other related topics.
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Title: Tools for teaching /
Database Name: WorldCat
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Gross Davis
ISBN: 1555425682; 9781555425685; 0585183082; 9780585183084
Notes: Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Content: Getting under way -- Responding to a diverse student body -- Discussion strategies -- Lecture strategies -- Collaborative and experiential strategies -- Enhancing students' learning and motivation -- Writing skills and homework assignments -- Testing and grading -- Instructional media and technology -- Evaluation to improve teaching -- Teaching outside the classroom -- Finishing up.
Description: xxv, 429 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Getting under way -- Responding to a diverse student body -- Discussion strategies -- Lecture strategies -- Collaborative and experiential strategies -- Enhancing students' learning and motivation -- Writing skills and homework assignments -- Testing and grading -- Instructional media and technology -- Evaluation to improve teaching -- Teaching outside the classroom -- Finishing up.
Responsibility: Barbara Gross Davis.
Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Guides, manuels, etc.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Davis, Barbara Gross. Tools for teaching. San Francisco : Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1993 (OCoLC)735513350
Year: 1993.
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass Publishers,
Standard Numbers: LCCN: 93019500
Class Descriptors: LC Class No.: LB2331; Dewey No.: 378.1/25
Series: The Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series; Variation: Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.
OCLC No.: 27975225

Abstract:

Presents practical advice for beginning teachers of undergraduates, covering such topics as planning a course, writing a syllabus, responding to diversity, leading discussions, understanding various learning styles, testing and grading, and other related topics.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"I've read countless books on teaching strategies over the years, and I can't think of one that compares--in depth, breadth, accessibility, and practicality--to this one. Tools for Teaching has much Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

JOB

by pardis20052003 (WorldCat user published 2007-05-03) Excellent Permalink
HOLISTIC DEOCATION
  • 2 of 3 people found this review helpful. Did it help you? 
  •   

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.