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December 02, 2013

CONTEMPLATIVE PRACTICES IN HIGHER EDUCATION: Powerful Methods to Transform Teaching and Learning

This comprehensive resource explains the benefits of contemplative practices on student learning in higher education, and offers a practical guide to their use in the classroom

December 02, 2013

Teacherpreneurs: Innovative Teachers Who Lead but Don’t Leave

A clear and compelling narrative and guide that shows how "teacherpreneurs” — classroom experts who continue to teach but also have the time, space, and reward to incubate and execute their ideas — broadly influence student learning and the transformation of the teaching profession

November 21, 2013

Rethinking College Student Retention

This work uses the author team’s latest research to inform recommendations to higher education leaders and policy-makers confronting the challenges of student retention, including state-level factors and insights related to different institutional types

November 15, 2013

From the Campfire to the Holodeck: Creating Engaging and Powerful 21st Century Learning Environments

How to optimize educational spaces and teaching practices for more effective learning

November 15, 2013

The Science of Making Friends: Helping Socially Challenged Teens and Young Adults

The groundbreaking book that offers parents a step-by-step guide to making and keeping friends for teens and young adults with social challenges

November 14, 2013

Motivating and Retaining Online Students: Research-Based Strategies That Work

The first research-based book of sound strategies and best practices that will help instructors retain students and motivate them to complete their online courses

October 22, 2013

Whole Novels for the Whole Class: A Student-Centered Approach

Work with students at all levels to help them read novels

October 17, 2013

Celebrating the Work of the 2013 Nobel Laureates

Wiley congratulates the winners of all the 2013 Nobel Prizes and is pleased to learn that ten laureates have published work in Wiley titles.

October 14, 2013

Great Habits, Great Readers: A Practical Guide for K-4 Reading in the Light of Common Core

A comprehensive plan for teaching reading in grades K-4 based on the successful framework used by Uncommon Schools.

October 09, 2013

The Peak Performing Professor: A Practical Guide to Productivity and Happiness

In a time of increased expectations, workloads, and stress, this practical guide helps faculty attain a productive work life and a satisfying personal life

October 08, 2013

Generation Gap in Authors' Open Access Views and Experience, Reveals Wiley Survey

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the results of its 2013 author survey on open access, with over eight thousand respondents from across Wiley’s journal portfolio. The survey is a follow up to Wiley’s 2012 open access author survey and is the second such survey conducted by Wiley. This year new sections were added including research funding and article licenses.

October 03, 2013

Getting Ready for College, Careers and the Common Core: What Every Educator Needs to Know

What educators need to know to prepare kids for college, careers--and the challenging new Common Core assessments

 

September 26, 2013

Everyone at the Table: Engaging Teachers in Evaluation Reform

Everyone At The Table is a  research-based, field-tested resource for leaders will be invaluable as they collaborate with their teachers to design better teacher evaluations. Includes video and additional tools on a companion Website, www.everyoneatthetable.org.

September 23, 2013

Wiley Learning Institute and The National Louis University to Host Global Education First Conference

Groundbreaking event to increase effectiveness of access to quality education worldwide

September 19, 2013

Generation on a Tightrope: A Portrait of Today's College Student

This book provides a portrait of today's college students  (enrolled between 2005 and 2014) to help inform better research, practice, and policies designed to improve the undergraduate college experience and increase participation among underserved populations.

September 16, 2013

The American Community College, 6th Edition

The sixth edition of this definitive, comprehensive work will be an essential resource for practitioners as well as the leading text for use in graduate courses on the topic, as the authors have once again addressed all the last developments in this fast-changing, fast-growing area of higher education

August 21, 2013

Confessions of a Community College Administrator

Get the inside scoop on what community college administrators do, why they do it, and how you can learn to navigate this complicated world of competing interests, from the author of the popular blog Confessions of a Community College Dean.

August 20, 2013

Advancing Social Justice: Tools, Pedagogies, and Strategies to Transform Your Campus

Reframes the concept of social justice to be more authentic and applied, and offers higher education practitioners and graduate students tools, pedagogies, and strategies to work with students in a way that is knowledgeable, confident, and compassionate to ensure transformative change on any campus

August 20, 2013

Avoiding the LMO Curse: Six Ways to Make Your College Application Unlike Many Others

College admissions is as competitive as ever, and standing out in a crowd of qualified applicants gets harder and harder. Former admissions officers Alison Cooper Chisolm and Anna Ivey show applicants how to use every single part of the college application to go from LMO—“Like Many Others”—to Admit.

August 20, 2013

Why the U.S.Technology Skills Gap Hastens America’s Era of Consequences

THE U.S. TECHNOLOGY SKILLS GAP is all about how America needs to find a way to fix its’ public education woes.

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