news iconBook Launch: October 27 - 30 AASL 15th National Conference & Exhibition in Minneapolis, MN


The authors all appeared at the Neal-Schuman Publishers, Inc. booth at AASL where they signed books for the newly released Teaching for Inquiry: Engaging the Learner Within.


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Authors also made other presentations at the conference.


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Assessing Your Learning

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3 Questions






Note: Next to each question, we use the revised Bloom's Taxonomy to indicate the level of learning that the assessment represents.

  1. Explain the difference between cognitive styles and learning styles. [Understand]
  2. Which learner characteristics are most essential for you to consider when designing a lesson on database searching for your learning audience? [Evaluate]
  3. Why is it beneficial to create a motivational profile of an individual or group of learners? [Understand]
  4. What are the symptoms of a student who is "learned helpless"? [Remember]
  5. Describe a way in which an environmental factor in the library can affect student learning.  [Analyze]

Answers to Assessing Your Learning: Chapter 3