“One Step at a Time: A Roadmap for Problem Solving & Making a Difference” by Sabrina Mathues Wins 2024 Most Promising New Textbook Award

The Textbook & Academic Authors Association has announced the winners of the 2024 Most Promising New Textbook Award, and among them is Sabrina Mathues for her outstanding work, “One Step at a Time: A Roadmap for Problem Solving & Making a Difference.” Mathues is Assistant Professor of College Success at Brookdale Community College.

Published by The University of Arizona Global Campus, Mathues’ textbook has been recognized for its innovative approach to teaching problem-solving skills within the realms of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences. The award acknowledges the excellence demonstrated in first-edition textbooks and learning materials, making this achievement a significant milestone for both the author and the institution.

“One Step at a Time” offers a comprehensive roadmap for navigating complex issues and creating positive change in society. Through engaging content and practical exercises, Mathues empowers students to develop critical thinking abilities and apply them to real-world challenges. The book’s emphasis on interdisciplinary perspectives and collaborative problem-solving strategies makes it an invaluable resource for educators and learners.

Upon receiving news of the award, Mathues expressed her gratitude, stating, “I am deeply honored to receive the 2024 Most Promising New Textbook Award. This recognition underscores the importance of fostering critical thinking and empathy in today’s students, and I am thrilled that ‘One Step at a Time’ has been acknowledged for its contribution to this endeavor.”

The virtual awards ceremony, scheduled for April 26, 2024, will honor Mathues’ achievement alongside other esteemed authors and educators. It promises an inspiring celebration of academic excellence, highlighting the innovative contributions of ‘One Step at a Time’ and its impact on shaping the future of education.

The book is readily accessible online through the Vital Source platform. For further details on this award-winning textbook and others, please visit TAAonline.net/awards.