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  1. Building Excellence

    The Rewards and Challenges of Integrating Research into the Undergraduate Curriculum

    Edited by Catherine N. Dulmus, Karen M. Sowers

    Social work curriculum changes that really work.The Boyer Report and the Council on Social Work Education have placed expectations on universities and social work programs to make sure undergraduate students know how to develop, use, and communicate empirically-based knowledge. Building Excellence...

    Published July 5th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Using Narrative Inquiry as a Research Method

    An Introduction to Using Critical Event Narrative Analysis in Research on Learning and Teaching

    By Leonard Webster, Patricie Mertova

    This book provides a much needed up-to-date introduction to the topic of narrative inquiry – which has seen a growing interest in recent years. Narrative inquiry provides researchers with a framework through which they can investigate the ways humans experience the world depicted through their...

    Published July 4th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Working One-to-One with Students

    Supervising, Coaching, Mentoring, and Personal Tutoring

    By Gina Wisker, Kate Exley, Maria Antoniou, Pauline Ridley

    Series: Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

    Working One-to-One with Students is written for Higher Education academics, adjuncts, teaching assistants and research students who are looking for guidance inside and outside the classroom. This book is a jargon-free, practical guide to improving one-to-one teaching, covering a wide range of...

    Published June 30th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Introduction to Problem-Based Learning

    By Jos Moust, P. Bouhuijs, Hans Schmidt

    Are you a student about to enrol on a Problem-based Learning course? Or are you currently engaged in Problem-based Learning and want to get the most out of your course? Are you tutoring a course in Problem-based education? This book will help you understand this popular learning method. It enables...

    Published June 30th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Studying Creatively

    A Creativity Toolkit to Get Your Studies Out of a Rut

    By Brian Clegg

    Are you stuck in a rut? Short of inspiration? Looking for a study guide that’s a break from the norm? This innovative book will give you the tools and techniques you need to work a bit of creative magic into every aspect of your studying. Clegg’s easy-to-read, entertaining book will show you:...

    Published June 27th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Undergraduates in a Second Language

    Challenges and Complexities of Academic Literacy Development

    By Ilona Leki

    This is the first book-length study of bilingual, international, and immigrant students in English writing courses that attempts to fully embed their writing experiences within the broader frame of their personal histories, the human context of their development, and the disciplinary contexts of...

    Published June 10th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Learning to Solve Complex Scientific Problems

    Edited by David H. Jonassen

    Problem solving is implicit in the very nature of all science, and virtually all scientists are hired, retained, and rewarded for solving problems. Although the need for skilled problem solvers has never been greater, there is a growing disconnect between the need for problem solvers and the...

    Published June 10th 2007 by Routledge

  8. HUSITA7-The 7th International Conference of Human Services Information Technology Applications

    Digital Inclusion—Building A Digital Inclusive Society

    Edited by C. K. Law, Yu Cheung Wong, John Yat Chu Fung

    In today’s information society, to make a real and lasting impact on human welfare takes applications of information technology aimed at enhancing access to all. HUSITA7-The 7th International Conference of Human Services Information Technology Applications: Digital Inclusion-Building a Digital...

    Published June 10th 2007 by Routledge

  9. The Pedagogy of Lifelong Learning

    Understanding Effective Teaching and Learning in Diverse Contexts

    Edited by Michael Osborne, Muir Houston, Nuala Toman

    Presenting a snapshot of contemporary international research into the pedagogy of lifelong learning and teaching, this book focuses on a wide range of issues related to lifelong learning, including higher education, community-based learning and literacy practices in continuing education. It...

    Published June 6th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Thesis and Dissertation Writing in a Second Language

    A Handbook for Supervisors

    By Brian Paltridge, Sue Starfield

    The relationship of supervisor to student has traditionally been seen as one of apprenticeship, in which much learning is tacit, with the expectation that the student will become much like the tutor. The changing demographics of higher education in conjunction with imperatives of greater...

    Published May 30th 2007 by Routledge