A New Way

Introducing Higher Education to Professional Learning Communities at Work

By: Robert Eaker

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Code: SOT0614

ISBN: 9781760560614

No of Pages: 122

Publish Date: 11 July 2017

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The future of higher education depends on leaders’ dedication to making big changes in institutional practices and structures. A New Way: Introducing Higher Education to Professional Learning Communities at Work acts as a guide for implementing PLC practices in colleges and universities. Authors Robert Eaker and Debra Sells detail the great promise the PLC model for how reshaping how leaders think and work and, more important, how well students succeed.

With this book, educators will:

  • Learn how the concepts and practices of PLCs offer the best hope for meeting the criticisms and challenges facing institutions of higher education
  • Explore key questions that collaborative teams must ask to improve student learning in university settings
  • Learn strategies to motivate those who are unwilling to change their practices
  • Discover ways for improving academic advising and recruitment plans
  • Consider the barriers to students success in university structures and cultures.’
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Price A$41.25
ISBN 9781760560614
Publish date 2017-07-11 00:00:00
Partner ID 20148
Partner Name Solution Tree Inc
Key Learning Area Cross-Curricular