Optimizing Teaching and Learning: Practicing Pedagogical Research

Optimizing Teaching and Learning: Practicing Pedagogical Research

Author(s): Regan A. R. Gurung, Beth M. Schwartz

Published Online: 5 MAR 2009

Print ISBN: 9781405161794

Online ISBN: 9781444305883

DOI: 10.1002/9781444305883

About this Book

Optimizing Teaching and Learning will serve as a practical guide for anyone, anywhere, who is interested in improving their teaching, the learning of their students, and correspondingly, contribute to the scholarship of teaching and learning.

  • Bridges the gap between the research and practice of SoTL
  • Provides explicit instructions on how to design, conduct, analyze, and write-up SoTL work
  • Includes samples of actual questionnaires and other materials (e.g., focus group questions) that will jumpstart investigations into teaching and learning
  • Explores the advantages and disadvantages of various pedagogical practices and present applications of SoTL using case studies from a variety of disciplines

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