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  1. The Instructional Value of Digital Storytelling

    Higher Education, Professional, and Adult Learning Settings

    By Patricia McGee

    Although storytelling has been recognized as an effective instructional strategy for some time, most educators are not informed about how to communicate a story that supports learning—particularly when using digital media. The Instructional Value of Digital Storytelling provides a broad overview of...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Student Motivation and Quality of Life in Higher Education

    Edited by Marcus A. Henning, Christian U. Krägeloh, Glenis Wong-Toi

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

    Higher education is a high stakes process involving engagement with curricula and often entails coping with the onslaught of assessments and examinations. This process creates a level of intensity that impacts on the student experience in higher education. It is, therefore, important to consider...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Black Faculty in the Academy

    Narratives for Negotiating Identity and Achieving Career Success

    Edited by Fred A. Bonner II, aretha faye marbley, Frank Tuitt, Petra A. Robinson, Rosa M. Banda, Robin L. Hughes

    Through candid discussions and personal counter-narrative stories, Black Faculty in the Academy explores the experiences and challenges faced by faculty of color in academe. Black faculty in predominantly White college and university settings must negotiate multiple and competing identities while...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. World Yearbook of Education 2008

    Geographies of Knowledge, Geometries of Power: Framing the Future of Higher Education

    Edited by Debbie Epstein, Rebecca Boden, Rosemary Deem, Fazal Rizvi, Susan Wright

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    This volume examines higher education in globalized conditions through a focus on the spatial, historic and economic relations of power in which it is embedded. Distinct geometries of power are emerging as the knowledge production capability of universities is increasingly globalized. Changes in...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Student Veterans and Service Members in Higher Education

    By Jan Arminio, Tomoko Kudo Grabosky, Josh Lang

    Series: Key Issues on Diverse College Students

    Student Veterans and Service Members in Higher Education bridges theory to practice in order to better prepare practitioners in their efforts to increase the success of veteran and military service members in higher education. Bringing together perspectives from a researcher, practitioner, and...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Learning Design

    Conceptualizing a Framework for Teaching and Learning Online

    Edited by James Dalziel

    The new field of Learning Design has the potential to revolutionise not only technology in education, but the whole field of teaching and learning through the application of design thinking to education. Learning Design looks inside the "black box" of pedagogy to understand what teachers and...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. From Vocational to Professional Education

    Educating for social welfare

    Edited by Jens-Christian Smeby, Molly Sutphen

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    One of the most important routes to employment within the social welfare sector worldwide is higher education, which equips students not only with the knowledge for employment, but with the tools to use and build on this knowledge. During the last few decades there has been an academic drift in...

    Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Best Practices in Online Program Development

    Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

    By Elliot King, Neil Alperstein

    Series: Best Practices in Online Teaching and Learning

    Best Practices in Online Program Development is a practical, hands-on guide that provides the concrete strategies that academic and administrative departments within institutions of higher learning need to develop in order to create and maintain coherent and effective online educational programs....

    Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Universities in the Flux of Time

    An exploration of time and temporality in university life

    Edited by Paul Gibbs, Oili-Helena Ylijoki, Carolina Guzmán-Valenzuela, Ronald Barnett

    Higher education and the institution of the university exist in time, their essential nature now continually subject to change: change in students, in knowledge, in structure and in their own communities and those they service. These changes are accompanied by a quickening of time, leading to...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Beginning a Career in Academia

    A Guide for Graduate Students of Color

    Edited by Dwayne A. Mack, Elwood Watson, Michelle Madsen Camacho

    This practical guide prepares graduate students of color for their first job in academia and offers strategies for succeeding in the early years of a tenure-track position. Through the voices of faculty who have experienced the rigors of the job search and a career in academia, Beginning a Career...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge