International Educators (NAFSA)
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Contingent Academic Labor (COCAL)
"Working to improve higher education
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this active list dealing with adjunct issues by filling
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Association of University Professors
The AAUP 'issue' page on 'contingent'
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Advancing professional equity for adjunct
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Adjunct instructors are depressed, stressed and
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Methods for using transcultural
tactics in international
classrooms. UNESCO Prospects
article by Steven R. Van Hook.
Isolation of Adjunct Faculty
Researcher Véra Dolan prepared this article on 'The Isolation
Adjunct Faculty and its Impact on their Performance';
International Review of Research in Open
The Adjunct Faculty Handbook
describes a Sage published manual especially useful
or newly assigned adjuncts.
International Learning: Organization, Visions, and Missions
A research paper examining challenges, objectives, goals,
strategies and tactics facing international education stakeholders.
Document Reproduction Service No. ED525287.
New Models in
Transcultural Learning Institutions
A research paper
covering drivers and issues in academic
faculty, technologies and curricula.
Document Reproduction Service No. ED525286.
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The creative and educational
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Life through the eyes of
lolli Sapphire. University
of Florida master's capstone project
by Christie Tomlin Knoll.
Universal Learning at a Distance
Now in this revolutionary digital
age, we have the technological
means to provide unparalleled
knowledge access to all.
By S. Van Hook in the Journal of Distance
Transcending Culture in International Classrooms
video summary of a publications, presentations and
research and methods to work with multicultural
Dealing with Disruptive Students
A video summary of
presentations and seminars serving instructors
new to possible
on the Bus Roll Over Adjuncts
This anonymous adjunct writes that when you're where the rubber
meets you road, you sometimes become road kill.
Theories of Intelligence, Learning, and Motivation
Modes of learning, applied to intentions of self-actualization,
empowered by the sacrament of teaching.
Reproduction Service No. ED501698.
Beyond: The Revolution to Come
A scholary assessment
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Practical free how-to articles written by
clips of teachers at work.
Blended Synchronous Learning
Australian study on real-time learning for distributed learners
videoconferencing, web conferencing, and 3D virtual worlds;
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international educators and researchers.
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A nonprofit association whose mission is
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