Center for Faculty Excellence

Suggested Readings


Bain, K. (2004). What the Best College Teachers Do. Harvard University Press.

Bean, J. (2001). Engaging Ideas. Jossey-Bass.

Brown, P., Roediger, H., McDaniel, D. (2014).  Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning. Harvard University Press.

Carey, B. (2014). How We Learn. Random House.

Chism, N. (2007). Peer Review of Teaching: A Sourcebook. Anker.

Lang, J. (2016).  Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning. Jossey Bass.

Lang, J. (2020). Distracted: Why Students Can't Focus and What You Can Do About It.  Basic Books.

Lukianoff, G. and Haidt, J. (2018). The Coddling of the American Mind. Penguin.

Richmond, A., Boysen, G., & Gurung, R. (2022). An Evidence-based Guide to College and University Teaching. Routledge.

Stevens, D. & Levi, A. (2013). Introduction to Rubrics. Stylus.

Twenge, J. (2017).  iGen: Why Today's Super-Connected Kids and Are Growing Up Less Rebellios, More Tolerant, Less Happy and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood. Atria.

​​​​​​​Willingham, D. (2021). Why Don't Students Like School? Jossey-Bass.