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HIGHER ED TEACHING STRATEGIES
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Strategies for Addressing Student Fear in the Classroom

April 27 2015

Upon setting foot in the classroom at the beginning of the semester, many students experience varying degrees of anxiety or fearfulness. As educators, we often sense nervousness among our pupils as we introduce ourselves and hand out copies of the course syllabus to review. Most students settle in shortly, but some may... READ MORE

Helping Students Who Are Performing Poorly

April 24 2015

Unfortunately, all too often performance on the first exam predicts performance throughout the course, especially for those students who do poorly on the first test. Faculty and institutions provide an array of supports for these students, including review sessions, time with tutors, more practice problems, and extra... READ MORE

Promoting Academic Integrity: Are We Doing Enough?

April 22 2015

Cheating continues to be a pervasive problem in college courses. Institutions have policies designed to prevent it and faculty employ a range of strategies that aim to catch those who do. And still the problem persists. A study at a university in Australia, where it is the students’ responsibility to read and... READ MORE

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What Works and What Doesn't When Teaching Large Classes?

What Works and What Doesn't When Teaching Large Classes?

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How Can I Use Technology to Improve Learning?

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Faculty Focus

HIGHER ED TEACHING STRATEGIES
FROM MAGNA PUBLICATIONS
Strategies for Addressing Student Fear in the Classroom

April 27 2015

Upon setting foot in the classroom at the beginning of the semester, many students experience varying degrees of anxiety or fearfulness. As educators, we often sense nervousness among our pupils as we introduce ourselves and hand out copies of the course syllabus to review. Most students settle in shortly, but some may... READ MORE

Helping Students Who Are Performing Poorly

April 24 2015

Unfortunately, all too often performance on the first exam predicts performance throughout the course, especially for those students who do poorly on the first test. Faculty and institutions provide an array of supports for these students, including review sessions, time with tutors, more practice problems, and extra... READ MORE

Promoting Academic Integrity: Are We Doing Enough?

April 22 2015

Cheating continues to be a pervasive problem in college courses. Institutions have policies designed to prevent it and faculty employ a range of strategies that aim to catch those who do. And still the problem persists. A study at a university in Australia, where it is the students’ responsibility to read and... READ MORE

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