Teaching Tips

Top 10 Tips to Engage Online Learners

Tip on Becoming Involved in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

The following tip answers 7 questions:

1: What is scholarly teaching?

2:  What is the scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL)?

3: What are the benefits of SoTL?

4: What are the criticisms of SoTL?

Tip on Teaching Students to Read Course Material to Achieve Deeper Learning

Tip on Teaching Students to Read Course Material to Achieve Deeper Learning

“We have to do more than take our students out to sea. We have to teach them to fish in the deep”(Bean 1996, p. 133)

The First Day of Class and Writing Your Course Syllabus

Teaching Tips

The First Day of Class: A Model for the Semester

It’s almost here again!  And as you know, the first day of class blends the excitement of a new term with some trepidation – what will the classes be like…, are the students willing to learn…, can we get started on the right foot?  Perhaps you can help encourage students to get off to a good start by your approach to the first day of class.

Teaching tips for the first week of class

It’s almost here, the first day of class!  This just might be the best day of the year.  For some ideas on how to use the first class meeting to your best advantage, please consult the TLC web site where you will find the following teaching tip:

First day of class: A model for the semester

 

"The First Day of Class -- Recommendations for Instructors"