Lang's book made me want to go back and re-read Huston's book to re-energize.
I purchased this book as I was assigned to teach some classes that although in my field fell outside of my areas of experience.
This one of very few academic books that wasn't written so turgidly that I had to reread passages to understand them.
This is an amazing book. No longer do I believe I'm only qualified to teach on my dissertation topic. We all give lip service to "critical thinking" skills. Read morePublished 1 month ago by savvylawgal
I am enjoying this book very much. I am not exactly a new teacher - I have been teaching voice students for 22 years in a University setting, in one-on-one lessons. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Janet Brown
I got 4 courses assigned 2 weeks before the beggining of the semester. Only ine of them was near my area of expertise. Read morePublished 8 months ago by vlacayo
Great book for seasoned as well as NEW (like me) professors. After 15 years in corporate, I've jumped over to teaching university and honestly didn't have a clue how to develop... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Tricia
The book had great ideas on how to manage situations where the dean wants you to teach somthing that is out of expertise. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Ray C
First, I'm afraid I don't have time for a full review at the moment.
Secondly, despite the same last name Therese Huston is no relation. (as far as I know, at least. Read more
Almost two months ago I began an unexpected academic career in engineering education. With only about 6 weeks from the time I was approached with the opportunity to presenting my... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Taylor Williams
I work in faculty development and I can objectively say that this book says all the kinds of things we want faculty to hear. Read morePublished on March 21, 2012 by Chris Clark
This is an awesome, awesome book. I just fell in love with it & see my teaching style changing for the better because there will be no pressure to be the expert. Read morePublished on September 9, 2011 by Addicted2GRACE