Common Classroom Concerns 4-pack

Common Classroom Concerns 4-pack

Overview

Have you ever asked a question and gotten no responses from your students? Have you wondered what you could do to ease test anxiety so that stress wouldn’t hinder student performance?

Have you ever wanted to take every cell phone or iPod within sight and hurl it out the window? Have you ever wondered why students so blatantly ignore policies in the syllabus put there to help learn?

You’re not alone.

Discover how you can sidestep some familiar frustrations in the Common Classroom Concerns 4-pack a series of four Magna 20-Minute Mentors developed to help you maintain a positive and productive classroom environment that promotes student engagement and leads to higher levels of learning.

The following programs are included:

Learning Goals

You’ll be happy to see that the recommendations from the program mentor are based on research as well as classroom experience, so they bear out in theory and in practice. These are tactics that you can implement immediately, and you’ll start to see results right away.

The Common Classroom Concerns 4-pack will help you reframe your feelings about and adjust your approach to behaviors and situations that get in the way of what you want to accomplish in class.

After participating in these sessions, you’ll be able to:

  • Prepare meaningful questions before class and plan when to ask them
  • Use open-ended questions that foster stronger connections with course content
  • Recognize appropriate opportunities for using group exams
  • Create group exams that are challenging, fair, and effective
  • Develop policies that limit distractions in class
  • Recognize opportunities to incorporate personal devices into the class for learning purposes
  • Involve students in policy setting to increase their support of classroom expectations
  • Avoid authoritarian tones in your policies and limit the amount of policies present in your course syllabi

Topics Covered

The Common Classroom Concerns 4-pack will help you reframe your feelings about and adjust your approach to behaviors and situations that get in the way of what you want to accomplish in class.

These quick, hard-hitting programs will cover classroom issues that just about every college teacher has encountered at some point.

The Common Classroom Concerns 4-pack will show you how to:

  • Ask better questions to engage your students and elicit better responses
  • Determine when group exams are appropriate as an effective way to minimize test stress (while providing a measure of individual learning)
  • Minimize the intrusion of personal technology use during class time
  • Strike the right tone in your syllabus so that you clearly communicate expectations without distancing your students

Takeaways

The Common Classroom Concerns 4-pack was developed to help you overcome the frequent obstacles that interfere with learning during class time.

Magna 20-Minute Mentors are highly efficient sessions designed by educators who understand the variety of demands on your time. And to help you implement what you’ve learned, you’ll also receive a range of supplemental materials and recommended resources.

Purchase

Take advantage of this extraordinary educational opportunity to improve classroom dynamics and advance learning and purchase the Common Classroom Concerns 4-pack today!

Order the purchase plan best for you:
Individual
$299
CD
Group License
$699
All-Title Library
$2,497
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