Publications

Our publications are a cost effective way to consume professional development on a range of topics. Since 1972, Magna has been a leading source for information in higher education. Our goal is to be your first-choice provider of information products and services by offering print and electronic newsletters, live conferences, seminars, books, and many other resources.
 

Newsletters

For thousands of faculty and administrators, Magna newsletters are the secret to staying current on critical issues of the day. Our editors, along with contributors from campuses nationwide, provide important insights in a concise, reader-friendly format.
 
Academic Leader provides insights from experienced department chairs and academic deans that will help you

  • support faculty in all their roles
  • enhance communication with internal and external constituents
  • manage change
  • improve student learning

 

Online Classroom provides practical information that will help you

  • create and facilitate excellent online courses that use technology appropriately
  • improve existing online courses
  • manage time spent on teaching and creating online courses
  • increase student retention in online courses

 

The Teaching Professor provides research-based and personal insights that will help you

  • improve student learning
  • develop creative solutions to your biggest teaching challenges
  • understand the latest pedagogical research in a wide variety of academic disciplines

 

Books

Concise but exceptionally content rich, our books offer important insights on best practices. They cover a broad range of topics related to both traditional and online programs. Books on a variety of teaching and learning topics are available for sale as print or e-books from Amazon. Our books are a cost effective way to consume professional development on a range of topics on effective teaching strategies. Each title features a theme-based collection of the best content from our newsletters, 20-Minute Mentors, and online seminars. Discounted bulk sales can be ordered from Magna customer service at 800-433-0499.