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Teach Students How To Learn

Strategies You Can Incorporate in Any Course to Improve Student Metacognition, Study Skills, and Motivation

Saundra Yancy McGuire (author) Stephanie McGuire (With)
Thomas Angelo (Foreword by)

ISBN: 9781620363164

Publication Date: Oct 2015

Format: Paperback

Sandra McGuire's methods can transform students from memorizers and regurgitators to students who begin to thing critically and take responsibility for their own learning. While stressing that there are many ways to teach effectively, and that readers can be flexible in picking and choosing among the strategies she presents, she offers the reader a step-by-step process for delivering the key messages of the book to students in as little as 50 minutes.
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For over a decade Saundra McGuire has been acclaimed for her presentations and workshops on metacognition and student learning because the tools and strategies she has shared have enabled faculty to facilitate dramatic improvements in student learning and success.

The methods she proposes do not require restructuring courses, nor indeed an inordinate amount of time to teach; they can often be accomplished in a single session, transforming students from memorizers and regurgitators to students who begin to thing critically and take responsibility for their own learning. While stressing that there are many ways to teach effectively, and that readers can be flexible in picking and choosing among the strategies she presents, Saundra McGuire offers the reader a step-by-step process for delivering the key messages of the book to students in as little as 50 minutes. Free online supplements provide three slide sets and a sample video lecture.

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Teachers need to learn as much as their students. In a masterly and spirited exposition, spangled with wit and exhortation, rife with pragmatic strategies, Saundra McGuire teaches teachers how to awake in their students the powers dormant in them. Be aware, and you will learn!" - Roald Hoffmann, 1981 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry
Illustrations Figures, tables, Powerpoint slides
Pages 288
Dimensions 229 x 152
Date Published 30 Oct 2015
Publisher Stylus Publishing
Subject/s Higher & further education, tertiary education   Teaching skills & techniques  

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