You have reduced your lecture time to short events that are bookended by student activities and discussions. Most class sessions include group work like discussions, debates, collaborative problem-solving. Sometimes the students lead class, serving the role of teacher
Student-focused learning is all the rage in higher education. Putting the student in the driver’s seat of his/her/their own learning. Enticing them to put in the elbow grease that it takes to really learn something
Even if you are teaching a course you teach every single year, it’s worth spending a little time reflecting on your syllabus, making sure it contains the information that is most helpful to your students. What is the most important … Continue reading →
You can walk the sidewalks of campus and not run into any students. From the outside it looks like everyone is gone for the winter break. It’s a weird time of semester
12 ounces good-quality semisweet chocolate, chopped into 1/2-inch pieces.
1 1/2 teaspoons peppermint extract