North Central College - Naperville, IL

Books and Articles on College Teaching

The Center has a small lending library...come by and check out a book. 

Come by and pick up an article on college teaching

Sample of Topics:
Ways to encourage students to read
Discussion approaches
Encouraging better writing
Using active learning strategies

Available in Oesterle Library

Cooperative learning in higher education: Across the disciplines, across the academy.  Mills & Rhem, 2010.  call number -  378.176 C78m

Introduction to rubrics: An assessment tool to save grading time, convey effective feedback, and promote student learning.  Stevens & Levi,  2004.  call number - 371.272 St4i

Learning to teach in higher education.  Ramsden, 2003. call number 378.12 R14l 2 ed

McKeachie's teaching tips:  Strategies, research, and theory for college and university teachers.  Svinicki & McKeachie, 2010.  call number -  378.12 M19t 2011

Online learning idea book: 95 proven ways to enhance technology-based and blended learning.  Shank, 2007.  call number - 371.3344678 On5s

Online teaching survival guide: Simple and practical pedagogical tips. Boettcher & Conrad, 2010.  call number - 371.3344678 B63o

Student engagement techniques:  A handbook for college faculty.  Barkley,  2009. call number - 378.125 B24s

The scholarship of teaching and learning in higher education.  Murray, 2007.  call number 378.12 Sch6m

Tools for teaching. Davis, 2009. call number  378.125 D29t 2 ed

What the best college teacher do. Bain, 2004. call number 78.12 B16w

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