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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CLARIFY THE CLASS GOALS AND EXPECTATIONS The third goal of that first class meeting should be to clarify the course goals and your expectations of the students , and explain your role and philosophy .
Demonstrate clearly again that you believe in win - win relationships and remind them of the goals you set as you began the course together . Gain their commitment to the importance of those goals ...
Encourage progress toward students ' educational goals by identifying the next logical course ( s ) within the curriculum which each should take , including specific information such as course number , dates , time , and instructor .
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So Youve Decided to Pursue PartTime College Teaching
Obtaining an Adjunct Teaching Position
A SelfDirected Orientation Program
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