This workbook charts a clear course for your faculty. New teachers learn how to build their careers on a solid foundation, while experienced faculty members renew the excitement and commitment that led them to teaching in the first place. The book is written in a step-by-step, hands-on workbook format from a teacher-oriented perspective. It proposes a self-evaluation approach directed by (not at) the teacher. The ultimate goal is focused, effective teachers who understand how they can best help their students succeed, and who can "keep their edge" year after year.
Discusses the dangers of specific drugs, explains how taking drugs to relieve tension or stress is likely to reinforce the problems and create greater stress, and suggests healthy ways to handle stress.
Explains how to select a college to suit individual needs, examining two or four-year schools, large universities and small private colleges, academic programs, financial aid, and admission requirements and procedures