Transforming Science and EngineeringTransforming Science and Engineering
Danielle LaVaque-Manty
The National Science Foundation's ADVANCE Institutional Transformation program has been awarding five-year grants to colleges and universities since 2001 to address a common problem: how to improve the work environment for women faculty in science and engineering. Drawing on the expertise of scientists, engineers, social scientists, specialists in ...
Number of pages: 376 | Publication Date: 2010-07-22 | ISBN-13: 9780472034321

Using Reflection and Metacognition to Improve Student LearningUsing Reflection and Metacognition to Improve Student Learning
Research has identified the importance of helping students develop the ability to monitor their own comprehension and to make their thinking processes explicit, and indeed demonstrates that metacognitive teaching strategies greatly improve student engagement with course material.This book -- by presenting principles that teachers in higher educatio ...
Number of pages: 232 | Publication Date: 2013-04-15 | ISBN-13: 9781579228255

Writing in Political ScienceWriting in Political Science
by Mika LaVaque-Manty, Danielle LaVaque-Manty
Writing in Political Science: A Brief Guide applies the key concepts of rhetoric and composition--audience, purpose, genre, and credibility--to examples based in political science. It is part of a series of brief, discipline-specific writing guides from Oxford University Press designed for today's writing-intensive college courses. The series is ed ...
Number of pages: 224 | Publication Date: 2016-01-22 | ISBN-13: 9780190203931

Glimmer Train Stories, #66Glimmer Train Stories, #66
by Danielle Lavaque-Manty, William Luvaas, Al Sim, Thomas O'Malley, Andrea Cohen, Eric Trethewey, Christopher Bundy, Ruth Ozeki, Jay McInerney, Kyoko Amano (interviewer), Victoria Blake (interviewer), Sara Whyatt, Tran Khai Thanh Thuy
Danielle Lavaque-Manty The Safety of Milk She'd begun saying this soon after their wedding, whenever she grew anxious about something he planned to do. William Luvaas Ashes Rain Down Ashes pile in drifts against fences, turn our lawns calcium white, make a foul, acrid soup of water in dogs' bowls. They sift down collars, creep through walls, and f ...
Number of pages: 196 | Publication Date: 2008-02-01 | ISBN-13: 9781595530158

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