List of books related to learning, teaching, and higher education

After investing my time to find and read several books related to theories and practice in human learning, teaching, and higher education, here is a list of books that I have read and regard as useful and interesting. Some might find it useful when looking for their own reading material.

Educational Testing and Measurement: Classroom Application and Practice – Tom Kubiszyn, Gary Borich

Preparing Instructional Objectives – Mager, Robert F.

Designing Effective Instruction – Jerrold E. Kemp, Steven Ross, Gary R. Morrison

Achieving Educational Excellence: A Critical Assessment of Priorities and Practices in Higher Education – Alexander W. Astin

Designing Engineers – Bucciarelli, Louis L.

Learning: Behavior and Cognition – Lieberman, David A.

Love, Justice, and Education: John Dewey and the Utopians – Schubert, William H

A Handbook For Teaching & Learning In Higher Education: Enhancing Academic Practice – Fry, Heather

Active Learning: Cooperation in the College Classroom – Johnson, David W.

Teaching and Learning in the College Classroom – Feldman, Kenneth A.

How the University Works: Higher Education and the Low-Wage Nation – Bousquet, Marc

Tools for Teaching – Davis, Barbara

McKeachie’s Teaching Tips: Strategies, Research, and Theory for College and University Teachers – McKeachie, Wilbert James

Education and Social Justice – Zajda, J.

The 21st-Century Engineer: A Proposal for Engineering Education Reform – Galloway, Patricia D.

Discussion-Based Online Teaching to Enhance Student Learning: Theory, Practice and Assessment – Bender, Tisha

Unified Theories of Cognition – Newell, Allen

Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on College Campuses – Arum, Richard

Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools – Kozol, Jonathan

Theories of Development: Concepts and Applications – Crain, William

Towards a Comprehensive Theory of Human Learning – Jarvis, Peter

Possible Lives: The Promise of Public Education in America – Rose, Mike

What the Best College Teachers Do – Bain, Ken

Theories of Childhood: An Introduction to Dewey, Montessori, Erikson, Piaget, and Vygotsky – Mooney, Carol Garhart

Handbook of College Teaching: Theory and Applications – Sawyer, R. McLaran

How Learning Works: Seven Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching – Ambrose, Susan A.

Teaching Engineering – Wankat, Phillip C.

The Advancement Of Learning – Bacon, Francis

Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher – Brookfield, Stephen D.

The Power of Critical Theory: Liberating Adult Learning and Teaching – Brookfield, Stephen D.

Experience and Education – Dewey, John

Democracy and Education – Dewey, John

Successful Classroom Management: Real-World, Time-Tested
Techniques for the Most Important Skill Set Every Teacher
Needs – Eyster, Richard H.

Hope this helps. Enjoy!

 

 

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