Breaking the Solitude of Teaching

  • Pat Hutchings American Association for Higher Education
Keywords: Higher Education, Pedagogical Methods, Faculty Communication


As current circumstances make effective teaching on many campuses increasingly difficult, efforts at improvement are hampered by the lack of openness about what goes on in classrooms. Whats needed, and what is now beginning to appear, are not only different pedagogical methods but a campus culture in which faculty can be professional colleagues to each other in teaching as they are in research.