Books & Coffee Reading Group
Book: Discussion in the College Classroom: Getting Your Students Engaged and Participating in Person and Online
Meeting and Topic Schedule
Ch 1: Introduction: Why Bother with Classroom Discussion?
Ch 2: Is Anyone Really Paying Attention?
Ch 3: The Challenge of Dominant Talkers
Ch 5: Making Online Discussion Work (pages 105-126 only)
Ch 5: Making Online Discussion Work (pages 126-139)
Ch 6: To Grade or Not to Grade? And Other Conundrums
How to Sign Up
Please fill out this short registration form. We will get in touch with you shortly about how to receive your copy of the book.
Previous Books & Coffee Topics
2015 - Spring - Learner-Centered Teaching: Putting the Research on Learning into Practice - Doyle, 2011
2014 - Fall - Make it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning - Brown, Roediger, and McDaniel, 2014
2014 - Spring - Teaching for 21st-Century Literacies
2013 - Fall - Getting Culture, Incorporating Diversity across the Curriculum - Gurung & Prieto, 2009
2013 - Spring - Teaching, Technology, and Liberal Education in a Digital Age
2012 - Fall - Teaching What You Don't Know - Huston, 2009
2012 - Summer - A New Culture of Learning - Thomas & Brown, 2011
2012 - Spring & 2011 - Fall - How Learning Works: 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching - Ambrose, Bridges, DiPietro, Lovett, & Norman, 2010
2011 - Summer - Current Debates about College Teaching and Higher Education
2011 - Spring - What the Best College Teachers Do - Bain, 2004