Sioux City, IA, August 08, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Outskirts Press, Inc. has published Educating the Educator: Human Relations in the Academic World by Scott L. Arnett and Susan R. Burns, which is the author’s most recent book to date. The 8.25 x 11 paperback in the Interpersonal Relations category is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble for a suggested retail price of $44.95. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/educatingeducators was launched simultaneously with the book’s publication.
About the Book (Excerpts & Info)
Without question, this is a book whose need and place in the training of pre-service teachers are clear and compelling. Combine this need with an author team composed of an expert in teaching teachers how to relate with others and a developmental psychologist who write in an enjoyable and informative style and you have an unbeatable text. Your students will thank you time and again for using this fine addition to the professional teaching literature
- Dr. Stephen F. Davis, Professor Emeritus, Emporia State University.
This text fills a niche that is not addressed in such a comprehensive way in other texts. We all talk about collaboration and its importance, but to be collaborative, teachers should understand the fundamentals of human relations and how those relations can grow and mature.
- Dr. Stephen B. Richards, Associate Professor, University of Dayton.
Deftly constructed at 142 pages, Educating the Educator: Human Relations in the Academic World is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the Interpersonal Relations category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, Educating the Educator: Human Relations in the Academic World meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $44.95.
Additionally, Educating the Educator: Human Relations in the Academic World can be ordered by retailers or wholesalers for the maximum trade discount price set by the author in quantities of ten or more from the Outskirts Press wholesale online bookstore at www.outskirtspress.com/buybooks
Format: 8.25 x 11 paperback
For more information or to contact the author, visit www.outskirtspress.com/educatingeducators
About the Author
Dr. Scott L. Arnett graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1997 with a Ph.D. in Special Education. Expertise in intellectual disabilities, transition, severe/profound, and assitive technology. Dissertation and research interests involve assisting individuals with intellectual disabilities increase their self-determination. Scott was promoted to Associate Professor of Education with tenure at Morningside College during the 2003 academic year. Dr. Arnett was awarded the First Year Teaching/Advising Award for 2005 and the Lucille and Charles Wert Faculty Excellence Award, May 7, 2005.
Dr. Susan R. Burns is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Morningside College. Susan received her B.S. and M.S. in Experimental Psychology from Emporia State University and her Ph.D. in Personality/Social Psychology from Kansas State University. Dr. Burns was selected as a recipient of the 2004 Sharon Walker Faculty Excellence Award and the 2006 state of Iowa, AAUW Distinguished Faculty Award recipient.
About Outskirts Press, Inc.
Outskirts Press offers turn-key, custom book publishing services for authors seeking a cost-effective, fast, and flexible way to publish and distribute their books while retaining all their rights and full creative control. Available globally at www.outskirtspress.com and located on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, Outskirts Press, Inc. represents the future of book publishing, today.
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