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Finding a Place for Creative Assignments in Your Course

January 29 2015

Can you teach students to be creative? Most of us would say no. It’s more like trying to teach for it—encouraging it, promoting it, acknowledging when it happens, and rewarding it. Despite the difficulties associated with teaching creativity, teachers shouldn’t be excused from trying to cultivate its... READ MORE

Appreciative Inquiry: A Way to Guide Positive Change in Your Department

January 27 2015

When faced with a problem or challenge within your unit, your first inclination might be to immediately look for solutions. Makes sense, right? But when the problem or challenge comes from an individual or the way individuals interact—which is often the case—those who feel they are being viewed as problems to... READ MORE

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Best Practices in Flipped Class Design

Best Practices in Flipped Class Design

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Prepared Students: The Secret's in the Assignment Strategy

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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Below the Surface: Strategies for Deep and Lasting Learning

Below the Surface: Strategies for Deep and Lasting Learning

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How Can I Measure My Faculty Development Center’s Impact?

How Can I Measure My Faculty Development Center’s Impact?

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Using Student Analytics for Online Course Improvement

Using Student Analytics for Online Course Improvement

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Principles of Effective College Teaching

Principles of Effective College Teaching

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Everybody Present: Mindfulness in the Classroom

Everybody Present: Mindfulness in the Classroom

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Changes to Copyright & Fair Use: What Faculty Need to Know

Changes to Copyright & Fair Use: What Faculty Need to Know

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Faculty Focus

HIGHER ED TEACHING STRATEGIES
FROM MAGNA PUBLICATIONS
Finding a Place for Creative Assignments in Your Course

January 29 2015

Can you teach students to be creative? Most of us would say no. It’s more like trying to teach for it—encouraging it, promoting it, acknowledging when it happens, and rewarding it. Despite the difficulties associated with teaching creativity, teachers shouldn’t be excused from trying to cultivate its... READ MORE

Appreciative Inquiry: A Way to Guide Positive Change in Your Department

January 27 2015

When faced with a problem or challenge within your unit, your first inclination might be to immediately look for solutions. Makes sense, right? But when the problem or challenge comes from an individual or the way individuals interact—which is often the case—those who feel they are being viewed as problems to... READ MORE

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