Most teachers, I’m sure, make sure to leave time during the first class to take student questions, primarily about the syllabus and the shape of the course ahead. But it’s worth underlining the importance of student involvement right from the start, letting them know that your desire to hear their questions and concerns is not just a superficial courtesy (“Any questions? OK then…). Here’s a way to encourage students to take ownership of the course. After a brief introduction, distribute the…

First day of class: Meet Your Teacher

Most teachers, I’m sure, make sure to leave time during the first class to take student questions, primarily about the syllabus and the shape of the course ahead. But it’s worth underlining the importance of student involvement right from the start, letti

Small Changes in Teaching: The Last 5 Minutes of Class - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Small Changes in Teaching: The Last 5 Minutes of Class

Bye-Bye Birdies: Sending The Kids Away to College - Tenured Radical - The Chronicle of Higher Education

College teaching. Should be teaching any age.

I had a little chat with my students

Bestseller Books Online Successful Beginnings for College Teaching (Teaching Techniques/Strategies Series, V. 2) Angela Provitera McGlynn $20.97  - http://www.ebooknetworking.net/books_detail-1891859382.html

Successful Beginnings for College Teaching (Teaching Techniques/Strategies Series, V. by Angela Provitera McGlynn

Small Changes in Teaching: The First 5 Minutes of Class - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Small Changes in Teaching: The First 5 Minutes of Class

"How do you change academic culture? One reason that question gets asked a lot is that it’s so hard to answer. Another reason is that so much of academic culture needs changing.

Good list for engaging adult learners, very useful for community college teaching - "5 tips to help you see non-traditional students as different, and not difficult"

Engage adult learners with these tips for success from TeamUP, Cengage Learning's peer-to-peer faculty development group.

Moving from expert professional to college professor (clickable! for more information)

From Professional to Professor

Managing Misbehavior in the College Classroom | Cult of Pedagogy

Managing Misbehavior in the College Classroom

Managing Misbehavior in the College Classroom - expecting behavior to be a non-issue at the college level, but finding that college students still need lots of guidance.

Don't Confuse Technology With College Teaching ~ A sceptic confronts e-learning projects. "Education is often compared to two other industries upended by the Internet: Journalism and publishing. This is a serious error. Education is not the transmission of information or ideas."

Don't Confuse Technology With Teaching

Though universities are rushing to embrace online courses, true education requires one mind engaging with another.

Learning to be a better professor 101

The Best College Instructors

Educational infographic & Data Educational : The Best College Instructors. Image Description Educational : The Best College Instructors

Benefits of Using Portfolios in Education: Tools and Resources for Teachers and Students

Benefits of Using Portfolios in Education: Tools and Resources for Teachers and Students

Want your college class to be exceptional? These strategies will make your teaching more engaging, effective, and satisfying for you and your students. | Cult of Pedagogy #teachingstrategies #college #podcast

5 Ways College Teachers Can Improve Their Instruction

Want your college class to be exceptional? These strategies will make your teaching more engaging, effective, and satisfying for you and your students. Cult of Pedagogy

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