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  • Book Recommendations

    I would like to recommend two books which present interesting models of students' reflective thinking and epistemology, as well as useful teaching and assessment guidelines: (1) King, Patricia M. & Kitchener, Karen, S. (1994).  Developing Reflective Judgment: Understanding and Promoting Intellectual Growth and Critical Thinking in ...
    Posted to Import Test (Weblog) by scalesm on June 16, 2005
  • Book Recommendations

    I would like to recommend two books which present interesting models of students' reflective thinking and epistemology, as well as useful teaching and assessment guidelines: (1) King, Patricia M. & Kitchener, Karen, S. (1994).  Developing Reflective Judgment: Understanding and Promoting Intellectual Growth and Critical Thinking in ...
    Posted to COPPER Blog (Weblog) by margulisd on June 16, 2005
  • In Praise of Failure

    A number of years ago at a small community college in North Carolina, a college president urged his faculty to be willing to risk failure. He believed that only by experimenting with new teaching strategies could his faculty meet the demands of a new population of students and a new era. He realized that experimentation increased the odds of ...
    Posted to Import Test (Weblog) by scalesm on March 1, 2004
  • In Praise of Failure

    A number of years ago at a small community college in North Carolina, a college president urged his faculty to be willing to risk failure. He believed that only by experimenting with new teaching strategies could his faculty meet the demands of a new population of students and a new era. He realized that experimentation increased the odds of ...
    Posted to COPPER Blog (Weblog) by margulisd on March 1, 2004
  • The Courage to Teach

    The Courage to Teach: Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacher's Life by Parker J. Palmer (1997, Jossey-Bass) A book that speaks to many teachers regarding the personal aspects of being a teacher, The Courage to Teach provides a framework and sets the tone for the ''Teaching in Community'' program at Northern Essex Community College. ...
    Posted to Import Test (Weblog) by scalesm on February 23, 2004
  • The Courage to Teach

    The Courage to Teach: Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacher's Life by Parker J. Palmer (1997, Jossey-Bass) A book that speaks to many teachers regarding the personal aspects of being a teacher, The Courage to Teach provides a framework and sets the tone for the ''Teaching in Community'' program at Northern Essex Community College. ...
    Posted to COPPER Blog (Weblog) by margulisd on February 23, 2004