Teaching First-Year College Students

Bette LaSere Erickson, Calvin B. Peters, Diane Weltner Strommer

Teaching First-Year College Students
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Published24th November 2009
ISBN9780470614747
Price£34.00
Print ISBN9780787964399
eISBN9780470614747
Authors, ,
PublisherJossey-Bass
Edition1st edition
Pages307
LanguageEnglish
Subjects:Teaching of a specific subject
BIC:JNU
BISAC:EDU029000
123Library ID:12107
Format:eBook

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Teaching First-Year College Students is a thoroughly expanded and updated edition of Teaching College Freshmen, which has become a classic in the field since it was published in 1991. The book offers concrete suggestions about specific strategies and approaches for faculty who teach first-year courses. The new edition is based on the most current research on teaching and learning and incorporates information about the demographic changes that have occurred in student populations since the first edition was published. The updated strategies are designed to help first-year students adjust effectively to both the academic and nonacademic pressures of college. The authors also help faculty understand first-year students and show how their experiences in high school have preparedor not preparedthem for the world of higher education.

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