|Object Name||Recording, Video Tape Cassette|
|Scope & Content||
Recording of a question and answer session with Ernest L. Boyer at Louisiana Tech's Academic Excellence Week Program.
Boyer begins the session by providing a simple breakdown of the history of higher education in America through the decades. He then gives his throughts on such topics as: promoting critical thinking among students, the assessment of teachers, improving higher education in general, celebrating general education and the core curriculum, scholarship and the art of integrating knowledge, and the overall tension between research and teaching.
|Date||April 10, 1989|
|Event||LA Tech University, Academic Excellence Week, Ruston, LA, April 10, 1989|
|Collection||Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching - CFAT|
Louisiana Tech University
Higher Education, tension between teaching and research
Higher Education, improvements for the future
Higher Education, and human commonality
Teachers, assessment of