Reflections of a new (though not young) teacher

Below are thoughts collected along the way in the teaching journey along with links to resources.


July 28, 2016

As August creeps in, my thoughts are turning back to the classroom. Apparently my computer is doing the same. Randomly, this article from the September 2015 Faculty Focus on conducting meaningful classroom discussions popped open on my screen this morning. As we move from the model of monologue lectures at the front of the class to one where the professor is more a facilitator or guide of individual learning, this is a nice reminder of how to deliver content in a way students can actively participate.

Read it here: Meaningful Discussions

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This article from Faculty Focus is a nice primer for heading back into the classroom.

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