These books are good primers for teaching in the higher education setting, regardless of your discipline:
This list of other pedagogy books provides further reading for teaching in general. Many of these books are available in the UCF library.
This list provides selected titles of books for teaching in specific disciplines. Note: this list has not been peer-reviewed.
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College of Sciences Students retain more of course material when they are active learners.
Employing a mixture of lecture and the Socratic Method allows me to both communicate the course’s basic concepts and ideas and assess students’ comprehension of the material. Students will retain more of the course material if it...
College of Education As a teacher for the Early Childhood Development and Education Program at the University of Central Florida, I mentor students through classroom instruction, advising, seminar placements, and Senior Internship. During this time I continually model my teaching philosophy as an advocate for young children. My main...
College of Sciences The teaching profession is rich with opportunities to contribute in both academic and personal ways to society and individuals. It is critical that, as educators, we employ an ethic of engagement and reflexivity when it comes to our teaching practices. I strive to enact what Tobin Hart (2007) calls a “...