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Use Team Charters to Improve Group Assignments

February 26 2015

Many faculty now have students work in teams to complete course-long projects that are designed to accomplish multiple course objectives and that count for a significant part of the course grade. These groups do not always function well, which concerns faculty. If experiences in groups do not develop good teamwork... READ MORE

Cohort Groups Can Present Special Challenges

February 25 2015

Many of us have encountered cohort groups in our teaching, and by that I mean those groups of students that proceed together through a program, typically a professional one. They take all or most of their courses together, often in lock step. Cohort teaching happens to some degree in most courses. Students in a major... READ MORE

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Maryellen Weimer on How to Keep Your Teaching Fresh

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How to Improve the Learning Climate in Your Classroom

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Best Practices in Flipped Class Design

Best Practices in Flipped Class Design

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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 Reduce Student Apathy and Increase Motivation?

How Can I Reduce Student Apathy and Increase Motivation?

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Feedback for Learning

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How Can I Use Technology to Improve Learning?

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How Can I Build a Successful Faculty Development Program?

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Feedback for Learning

Feedback for Learning

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Prepared Students: The Secret's in the Assignment Strategy

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How to Effectively Lead Change in Higher Education

How to Effectively Lead Change in Higher Education

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Faculty Focus

HIGHER ED TEACHING STRATEGIES
FROM MAGNA PUBLICATIONS
Use Team Charters to Improve Group Assignments

February 26 2015

Many faculty now have students work in teams to complete course-long projects that are designed to accomplish multiple course objectives and that count for a significant part of the course grade. These groups do not always function well, which concerns faculty. If experiences in groups do not develop good teamwork... READ MORE

Cohort Groups Can Present Special Challenges

February 25 2015

Many of us have encountered cohort groups in our teaching, and by that I mean those groups of students that proceed together through a program, typically a professional one. They take all or most of their courses together, often in lock step. Cohort teaching happens to some degree in most courses. Students in a major... READ MORE

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