The Adjunct Professor's Guide to Success: Surviving and Thriving in the College Classroom
Allyn & Bacon, 1999 - 202 sider
In recent years, colleges and universities have markedly increased their employment of adjunct professors. Unfortunately, many adjunct professors enter the classroom with little or no training in teaching and classroom management techniques and suffer frustrations which are painful to both themselves and their institutions! This book provides the guidance and addresses the issues imperative to the adjunct professor. Each chapter addresses classroom survival issues with appropriate context and bulleted lists of "Do's and Don'ts." The perspective of "Through the Adjunct's Eyes," near the end of each chapter, shares common classroom successes and challenges. "Tips for Thriving," a bulleted review of key points and suggested additional readings, concludes each chapter. The book concludes with chapters on self-evaluation and techniques for building a part-time career in academe. Anyone who is interested in how to begin their approach to teaching.
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recent years , our society seems to have fostered in both overt and tacit ways a sense of victimization among those who face challenges . Many students have been affected and will judge your standards and procedures accord- ingly .
THE CHALLENGE OF DETERMINING GRADES One of the thorniest challenges facing contemporary college and university instructors is the awarding of final course grades . On one hand , most instructors seek to establish and maintain a standard ...
Although I had some challenges along the way , it's clear from the stu- dent evaluations , as well as my own instincts , that my goal of being suc- cessful in order to open additional opportunities was achieved .
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