Written by experienced and well-known practitioners and published in association with the Staff and Educational Development Association (SEDA), each book in the series contributes to the development of learning, teaching and training and assists in the professional development of staff. The books present new ideas for learning development and facilitate the exchange of information and good practice.
Supporting Course and Programme Leaders in Higher Education Practical Wisdom for Leaders, Educational Developers and Programme Leaders
Developing Expertise for Teaching in Higher Education Practical Ideas for Professional Learning and Development
Delivering Educational Change in Higher Education A Transformative Approach for Leaders and Practitioners
Developing Intercultural Practice Academic Development in a Multicultural and Globalizing World
Assessment for Learning in Higher Education
Enabling Student Learning Systems and Strategies
A Guide to Staff & Educational Development
By Tom Lowe
May 12, 2023
Providing a selection of critical pieces on the key challenges and debates in student engagement in higher education, this edited collection of sector-leading, scholarly-informed critical reflections is designed to consider and build upon what can be done to advance student engagement. By ...
By Jenny Lawrence, Sue Morón-García, Rowena Senior
March 31, 2022
Offering research- and evidence-based approaches that explore the essential components of programme leadership in higher education, this book is designed to define, develop and support the programme leadership role and all those who undertake it. The book is split into three parts, taking into ...
By Helen King
March 22, 2022
This book provides a contemporary view of the characteristics of expertise for teaching in higher education, based on the strong foundation of research into expertise, and empirical and practical knowledge of the development of teaching in higher education. Taking key themes related to the ...
By Tom Lowe, Yassein El Hakim
April 30, 2020
Drawing on scholarship as well as established practice, A Handbook for Student Engagement in Higher Education is a sector-leading volume that unpacks the concept of student engagement. It provides ideas and examples alongside compelling theory- and research-based evidence to offer a thorough and ...
By Jackie Potter, Cristina Devecchi
February 13, 2020
Presenting leadership of educational change in higher education as a dynamic, collaborative, and evolving area, Delivering Educational Change in Higher Education provides rich examples of how new ways of working are being adopted and adapted. It brings together leaders and practitioners, as authors...
By David Killick
September 05, 2017
Intercultural higher education has the potential to enable diverse students in diverse contexts to lead lives they have reason to value in a multicultural and globalizing world. The internationalization of higher education has become a significant site of change, driven by, and contributing to, ...
By Knight, Peter
October 01, 1998
Combining a range of case studies with theoretical research, this volume analyzes current developments and best practice. The contributors discuss innovative approaches in assessment, peer assessment, the NCVQ model, the positive side of assessment, staff training for assessment, and much more....
By Michael Armstrong, Sally Brown, Helen Smith
September 01, 1999
The specification of standards in higher education has long been the subject of international debate. This text covers the rationales, operational issues and perspectives on benchmarking and standards from international viewpoints....
By Sally Brown, Gina Wisker
January 04, 2017
This text explores a range of strategies, both institutional and individual, which have been developed by academic and support staff, to foster the kind of atmosphere, facilities and attitudes in relation to learning which support systems....
By Steve Armstrong, Sally Brown, Gail Thompson
February 01, 1998
This work brings together the experience of educators, trainers and students searching for ways of increasing student motivation. Links between motivation and training, learning and assessment processes are examined through case studies set in a broad range of subject discipline contexts....
By Brown, Sally, Smith, Brenda
January 01, 1995
Exploring the issue of how educational staff can balance successfully their research and teaching activities, this volume argues that the entire system governing the relationship amongst research, teaching and learning should be dismantled and rebuilt, focusing on symbiosis rather than conflict....
By David Baume, Peter Kahn
June 01, 2003
Systematic support for improving education and learning in further and higher education, has moved to centre stage in recent years. This is reflected in the increasing membership of professional bodies. Most new staff are encouraged to engage in staff development programmes, but receive little...