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The Resource The skillful teacher : on technique, trust, and responsiveness in the classroom, Stephen D. Brookfield

The skillful teacher : on technique, trust, and responsiveness in the classroom, Stephen D. Brookfield

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The skillful teacher : on technique, trust, and responsiveness in the classroom
Title
The skillful teacher
Title remainder
on technique, trust, and responsiveness in the classroom
Statement of responsibility
Stephen D. Brookfield
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Language
eng
Summary
"Energize your classrooms with these key techniques for college teachingStudents say the best teachers get them excited about learning, stretch their thinking, and keep them actively involved in class. But with increasingly diverse classrooms and constantly changing technology, each semester throws up new challenges for engaging students.Discover how to keep your teaching, and your students, energized with The Skillful Teacher, a practical guide to effective techniques, approaches, and methods for today's college classrooms. Providing insights, reflections, and advice from his four decades of college teaching, Stephen Brookfield now adapts his successful methods to teaching online, working with diverse student populations, and making classrooms truly inclusive. As well as being completely revised, updated, and rewritten, this edition adds six brand new chapters on: Teaching critical thinking Using play and creativity in the classroom Teaching in teams Helping students take responsibility for learning Teaching about racism Exercising teacher power responsibly Readers will delve into what learning feels like from a student's perspective, as well as absorb the wisdom of veteran college faculty with whom the author has worked. Themes from the bestselling previous editions remain, but are revisited and expanded with the perspective of an additional decade in the classroom. This authoritative guide is now even more comprehensive to better serve teachers looking to improve. Whether you are new to the classroom or are looking to rise to new challenges, The Skillful Teacher will provide answers, expand your repertoire of techniques, and invigorate your teaching and your classrooms"--
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Brookfield, Stephen
Dewey number
378.1/25
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2331
LC item number
.B68 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Jossey-bass higher and adult education series
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  • College teaching
  • EDUCATION / Teaching Methods & Materials / General
  • EDUCATION / Higher
  • College teaching
Label
The skillful teacher : on technique, trust, and responsiveness in the classroom, Stephen D. Brookfield
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-296) and indexes
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Experiencing teaching -- The core assumptions of skillful teaching -- Understanding our classrooms -- What students value in teachers -- Understanding and responding to classroom emotions -- Lecturing creatively -- Using discussion methods -- Teaching in diverse classrooms -- Teaching about racism -- Using imagination, play, and creativity -- Teaching in teams -- Teaching students to think critically -- Teaching online -- Giving helpful evaluations -- Helping students take responsibility for learning -- Understanding students' resistance to learning -- Responding to students' resistance to learning -- Exercising teacher power responsibly -- Negotiating the politics of teaching -- Staying sane : 16 maxims of skillful teaching
Control code
898717316
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xxiii, 309 pages
Isbn
9781118450291
Lccn
2014049644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)898717316
Label
The skillful teacher : on technique, trust, and responsiveness in the classroom, Stephen D. Brookfield
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-296) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Experiencing teaching -- The core assumptions of skillful teaching -- Understanding our classrooms -- What students value in teachers -- Understanding and responding to classroom emotions -- Lecturing creatively -- Using discussion methods -- Teaching in diverse classrooms -- Teaching about racism -- Using imagination, play, and creativity -- Teaching in teams -- Teaching students to think critically -- Teaching online -- Giving helpful evaluations -- Helping students take responsibility for learning -- Understanding students' resistance to learning -- Responding to students' resistance to learning -- Exercising teacher power responsibly -- Negotiating the politics of teaching -- Staying sane : 16 maxims of skillful teaching
Control code
898717316
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xxiii, 309 pages
Isbn
9781118450291
Lccn
2014049644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)898717316

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