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AES Altruism, Adventure, and Activism: Teachers as Heroes: Start Here

Supporting Dr. Sherry Adrian's 2019 Advanced Entry Seminar

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Start exploring here

Credo is an academic alternative to Wikipedia. It includes topic pages with mind maps (examples: altruism and teaching) and specialized entries from several encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference sources (example: The Pyschosocial impact of Global Disasters).

Where to Find Scholarly Sources

The databases featured in this box are particularly useful for this class. You can learn more about databases on the Research Hub

Books & eBooks at Smith Library Center

Searching for Information

Think about keywords related to teaching in general, and/or a specific context or aspect, to start your search in the library's WorldCat catalogWhen you find a relevant resource, try clicking the subject links to lead to more resources on the topic. Also browse the shelf nearby for related titles. Ask your librarian for advanced search tips!

Try some of these subject headings in WorldCat:

Teachers Political activity | Social advocacy | Altruism | Helping behavior | Teacher-student relationships | Righteous Gentiles of the Holocaust ‚Äč| Social Justice study and teaching | Women social reformers | Hurricane Katrina, 2005 Social aspects

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TIP: Clicking the SU Bike icon will take you to the Research Hub.

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