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HIGHER ED TEACHING STRATEGIES
FROM MAGNA PUBLICATIONS
Taking Risks in Your Teaching

May 29 2015

Often in workshops when I’m speaking about the process of implementing change—deciding what to change and how to change it or considering whether to add a new instructional strategy—the question of risk lurks in the choices being considered. When attending a workshop or program that offers a range of... READ MORE

Fostering Student Learning through the Use of Debates

May 27 2015

There are many ways to get students engaged in a classroom, but when topics are controversial or taboo, students may shy away from sharing their thoughts on the subject. In contrast, some may be so overly passionate about a topic that they proselytize their point. One tactic that helps students feel comfortable enough to... READ MORE

Let Students Summarize the Previous Lesson

May 20 2015

Students often think of class sessions as isolated events—each containing a discrete chunk of content. Those who take notes during class will put the date along the top and then usually leave a space between each session, which visually reinforces their belief that the concepts and material aren’t connected.... READ MORE

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Prepared Students 3-pack

Prepared Students 3-pack

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How Can I Effectively Use Class Preparation Assignments?

How Can I Effectively Use Class Preparation Assignments?

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How Do Prepared Students Change the Way I Teach?

How Do Prepared Students Change the Way I Teach?

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How Do I Get Students to Come to Class Prepared?

How Do I Get Students to Come to Class Prepared?

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10 Ways to Improve Blended Learning Course Design in 2014

10 Ways to Improve Blended Learning Course Design in 2014

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How Can I Build a Successful Faculty Development Program?

How Can I Build a Successful Faculty Development Program?

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Title IX Compliance Institute - June

Title IX Compliance Institute - June

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Financial Fundamentals for Students

Financial Fundamentals for Students

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NCSL Fall 2015 Conference

NCSL Fall 2015 Conference

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Faculty Focus

HIGHER ED TEACHING STRATEGIES
FROM MAGNA PUBLICATIONS
Taking Risks in Your Teaching

May 29 2015

Often in workshops when I’m speaking about the process of implementing change—deciding what to change and how to change it or considering whether to add a new instructional strategy—the question of risk lurks in the choices being considered. When attending a workshop or program that offers a range of... READ MORE

Fostering Student Learning through the Use of Debates

May 27 2015

There are many ways to get students engaged in a classroom, but when topics are controversial or taboo, students may shy away from sharing their thoughts on the subject. In contrast, some may be so overly passionate about a topic that they proselytize their point. One tactic that helps students feel comfortable enough to... READ MORE

Let Students Summarize the Previous Lesson

May 20 2015

Students often think of class sessions as isolated events—each containing a discrete chunk of content. Those who take notes during class will put the date along the top and then usually leave a space between each session, which visually reinforces their belief that the concepts and material aren’t connected.... READ MORE

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