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Teaching Resources -- Sources of Best Practice

The purpose of this guide is to showcase best practice resources and tools available to the Bentley Faculty.

Recommended Films

Faculty Video Collection:

With over 8,000 DVDs & Videos in the Bentley University Library's Collection, the Library Catalog is a great place to find a film for classes or to find films on particular teaching topics. We suggest The Art of Teaching: Best Practices from a Master Educator, a DVD available in the Faculty Video Collection as a place to get started.

Other films about teaching effectiveness are available through our streaming film collections.

Streaming Film Collections:

  • Films on Demand offers thousands of educational films on Social Science, Business & Economy, Science topics. Films on Demand also offers special collections by well known, respected media outlets such as Frontline, CNBC Specials, the Biography Channel, and PBS NewsHour.
  • Kanopy provides over 50,000 films in a variety of genres: from documentaries to business case studies. Subject areas include business, education, global studies and languages, and technical training. Producers include: PBS, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, and Great Courses.
  • Swank Digital Campus offers a mix of classic and contemporary feature films. For all browsers, if prompted, install the Google Windows Optimizer.