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An A-Z of Creative Teaching in Higher Education

An A-Z of Creative Teaching in Higher Education

January 2018 | 248 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

This is a rich source of innovative approaches to learning and teaching in HE. It addresses some common issues faced by lecturers, and includes case studies and practical suggestions for teaching. The text takes a critical approach to exploring themes from different perspectives and highlights important and recent theory in the field.

Chapters cover themes such as creating enabling learning environments, supporting students to learn constructively in large groups, working with international learners, embedding employability skills and developing self-directed (or ‘flipped’) learning resources. Each section has practical examples from a range of subject disciplines along with links to further reading.

This is an essential guide to teaching and learning for new and experienced practitioners in higher education, those seeking professional accreditation and those wanting to improve the experience of students.
A is for Activities
B is for ‘Blue Sky Thinking’
C is for Communicating
D is for Discovering
E is for Emotion
F is for the Five Senses
G is for Groups
H is for Holistic Approaches
I is for International Students
J is for Joy
K is for Knowledge
L is for Learning Environment
M is for Metacognition
N is for No One Left Behind
O is for Outside
P is for Presentations
Q is for Quiet Learners
R is for Room Layout
S is for Strategic Learning
T is for Telling Stories
U is for Understanding
V is for Vertical Space
W is for the World of Work
X is for Expectations
Y is for ‘Why’ Questions
Z is for Zzzzzzzzzz

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