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 Note: this list has not been peer-reviewed.
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John F. Weishampel
College of Sciences In the end, we conserve only what we love
We will love only what we understand
We will understand only what we are taught
- Baba Dioum, Senegalese ecologistAs a biologist who focuses on conservation issues, I thumb-tacked this quote to the bulletin board above my office desk. It continually in...
College of Engineering and Computer Science My teaching approach inside and outside the classroom is based on my view that an instructor, in addition to being a supplier of knowledge, is a facilitator of knowledge. In my opinion, an effective teacher should have sound fundamentals and command over the theoretical concepts as well as a broad knowledge beyon...
College of Sciences Teaching is a critically important part of my position at the University of Central Florida. Whether I am teaching undergraduate-level courses, working with students through independent study, or mentoring students in their Honors research, I feel strongly that students deserve to learn in a respectful and non-th...