Books

If you would like to borrow any of the books or CDs, please come to the Center for Teaching Excellence.
We are located in Sheffield Hall 120.
 
Teaching
 
Alford, Kenneth, Ph.D. and Griffin, Tyler, Ph.D.  Teaching Unprepared Students: Strategies That Work (CD: 2013)
 
Alford, Kenneth, Ph.D. and Griffin, Tyler, Ph.D.  Helping Students Succeed in a Large Classroom (CD: 2014)
 
Ambrose, S. A.; Bridges, M. W.; Lovett, M. C.; DiPietro, M.; Norman, M. K.  How Learning Works - 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching (2010)
 
Blumberg, P. Developing Learner-Centered Teaching: A Practical Guide for Faculty (2009)
 
Bowen, J. A. Teaching Naked, How Moving Technology Out of Your Classroom Will Improve Student Learning (2012)
 
Brookfield, S.D. Teaching for Critical Thinking, Tools and Techniques for Help Students Question Their Assumptions (2012) 
 
Brookhart, S. M. How to Give Effective Feedback to Your Students (2008)
 
Cambridge, D. E-Portfolios: For Lifelong Learning and Assessment (2010)
 
Carter, C, Bishop, J. & Lyman-Kravits, S. Keys to Success: Building Analytical, Creative, and Practical Skills (2012)
 
Cassidy, A. Lecture Alternatives: Four Strategies to Engage Students (CD: 2012)
 
Conrad, R. & Donaldson, J.A. Engaging the Online Learner: Activities and Resources for Creative Instruction (2011)
 
Cook-Sather, A.; Boveill, C.; Felten, P. Engaging Students as Partners in Learning and Teaching, A Guide for Faculty (2014)
 
Drexler, K., Carter, C., Bishop, J. & Lyman-Kravits, S. Keys to Online Learning (2012)
 
Driscoll, A. & Wood, S. Developing Outcome-based Assessment for Learner-Centered Education (2007)

Enghagen, L. The Copyright Case We've Been Waiting for: Key Lessons & Policy Changes (CD: 2012)
 
Enghagen, L.  Applying Recent Copyright Court Decisions to Distance Ed (CD:  2013)
 
Fink, L.D. Creating Significant Learning Experiences (2003)

Gallant, T. B. Teaching Integrity: Effective Responses to Cheating (CD: 2011)
 
Griffin, Tyler Ph.D. Online Learning that Lasts:  How to Engage & Retain Students (CD: 2014)
 
Gross, Eric CTL Self-Study Tool (2010) 

Hall, T. E., Meyer, A., and Rose, D. H. Universal Design for Learning in the Classroom: Practical Applications (2012)

Harrison, E. Universal Design: Five Steps to Make Your Course Accessible (CD: 2013)

Honeycutt, B. The Flipped Approach to a Learner-Centered Class (CD: 2012)

Honeycutt, B. Assessment Strategies for the Flipped Classroom (CD: 2013)
 
Jacoby, B. Designing and Teaching a High-Impact Capstone Course (CD: 2013)
 
Jacoby, B. Enhancing Teaching and Learning through Civic Engagement (CD: 2013)
 
Ko, S. and Rossen, S. Teaching Online: A Practical Guide (2010)
 
Lang, J. M., Cheating Lessons: Learning from Academic Dishonesty (2013)
 
Mastascusa, E. J.; Snyder W. J.; Hoyt, B. S. Effective Instruction for STEM Disciplines From Learning Theory to College Teaching (2011)
 
Meyers, L. and Terlecki, M. How the Brain Learns:  Implications for Teaching and Learning (CD: 2013)

Millis, B.J. Cooperative Learning in Higher Education (2010)

Nilson, L.B. Teaching at its Best: A Research-Based Resource for College Instructors (2010)
 
Nosich, G.M. Learning to Think Things Through: A Guide to Critical Thinking across the Curriculum (2012)

Palloff, R. and Pratt, K. Assessment Alternatives for Your Online Courses (CD:2013)
 
Pink, Daniel H. A Whole New Mind -- Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future (2012)
 
Price, C. Motivating Students: From Apathetic to Inspired (CD: 2013)
 
Ragan, L. C. The Top 10 Faculty Challenges for Teaching Online (CD: 2012)
 
Rathbone, Andy Windows 8 For Dummies (2012)
 
Reddick, R. & King, E. The Online Student: Making the Grade on the Internet (1996)
 
Schiefelben, J. A Model for Teaching Large Blended Classes (CD: 2013)
 
Shank, J. D. Interactive Open Educational Resources, A Guide to Finding, Choosing, and Using What's Out There to Transform College Teaching (2014)
 
Sibley, Jim Writing Better Multiple-Choice Questions (DVD: 2014)
 
Stavredes, T. Effective Online Teaching: Foundations and Strategies for Student Success (2011)

Stevens, D.D. & Levi, A.J. Introduction to Rubrics (2005)

Stigler, J. W. & Hiebert, J. The Teaching Gap (2009)

Svinicki, M. & McKeachie, W. J. Teaching Tips: Strategies, Research, and Theory for College and University Teachers (2011)
 
Tobin, Thomas Ph.D., Using Universal Design to Support All Online Students (CD:  2014)
 
Wang, Wallace  Microsoft Office 2013 for Dummies (2013) 
 
Whitman, N. A., Peer Teaching: to Teach is to Learn Twice (1998) 
 

Faculty/Professional Development
 
Gillespie, K.J., Robertson, D.L., et al.  A Guide to Faculty Development (2010)
 
Glassick, C. E., Huber, M. T., & Maeroff, G. I. Scholarship Assessed: Evaluation of the Professoriate (1997)

Hutchings, P.; Huber, M. T.; Ciccone, A. THE SCHOLARSHIP of Teaching and Learning RECONSIDERED INSTITUTIONAL INTEGRATIONS AND IMPACT (2011)
 
Jarvis, D.K. Junior Faculty Development: A Handbook (1991)
 
Miller, J. E. & Groccia J. E. (Editors). To Improve the Academy. Vol. 29 & 30 (2011)

Nakamura, J. & Shernoff, D.J. Good Mentoring: Fostering Excellence Practice in Higher Education (2009)
 
Seldin, P., Miller, J.E. & Seldin, C.A. The Teaching Portfolio: A Practical Guide to Improved Performance and Promotion/Tenure Decisions (2010)

Wallin, D.L. Adjunct Faculty in Community Colleges: An Academic Administrator's Guide to Recruiting, Supporting, and Retaining Great Teachers (2005)

Zachary, L.J. The Mentee's Guide: Making Mentoring Work for You (2009)

Zachary, L.J. The Mentor's Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships (2000)


Writing

Rocco, T.S., Hatcher, T., et al. The Handbook of Scholarly Writing and Publishing (2011)
 
See, P. & Taylor, B. Higher Learning: Reading and Writing about College (2006)


Technology
 
Baig, E. C. & LeVitus, B. iPad for Dummies (2013)

Duarte, N. Slide:ology: The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations (2008)
  
Gliksman, S. iPad in Education for Dummies (2013)
 
Rathbone, A. Windows 7 for Dummies (2009)

Reynolds, G. Presentationzen: Design; Simple Design Principles and Techniques to Enhance Your Presentations. (2010)
 
Reynolds, G. Presentationzen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery. (2012)
 
Vaughan, T. Multimedia: Making it Work (2008)

Wang, W. Microsoft Office 2007 for Dummies (2007)

Wang. W. Microsoft Office 2010 for Dummies (2010)

Leadership
 
Chu, C. The Department Chair Primer (2012)

Cipriano, R. E. Fostering a Collegial Environment: Guidelines for the Department Chair (2012)


For Your Information
 
Baldwin, A. The Community College Experience (2012)
 
Bland, C.J. & Bergquist, W. The Vitality of Senior Faculty Members: Snow on the Roof Fire in the Furnace  (1997)
 
Cox, M.D. & Richlin, L. Journal on Excellence in College Teaching (1990)
 
Gawande, A., The Checklist Manifesto (2010)
 
Gearhart, D. Three New Distance Education Regulations: How to Comply (CD: 2013)
 
Hazard, L. L. & Nadeau, J.P.  Foundations for Learning Claiming Your Education (2009)
 
Roueche, J.E., Johnson, L.F., Roueche, S.D., et al. Embracing the Tiger: The Effectiveness Debate and the Community College (1997)
 
Woods, J.A. Opportunities Boston College: Making the Difference for Student (1993)