Is there room for humor in the classroom? The modern classroom can be a battlefield and Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest it’s cunning adve..
With educational apps, learning can happen anywhere, anytime. Any passionate professor wants learning to go beyond the lecture hall. One o..
Retaining information is a necessary skill for all university and college students to develop. One of the perennial challenges of teaching..
The baby boomers–and even today’s generation to some extent–have been shaped by instructional strategies focused on the 3Rs in school: rea..
“When students cheat on exams it’s because the school system values grades more than students value learning.” -Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Using technology in the classroom to encourage peer reviewing can help foster student’s critical thinking, writing, reading ..
Teaching strategies or tanning strategies?
The sun is glorious. Summer is waiting in the wings and if you’re a graduate student, sessio..
What is the rationale behind the use of letter grades? Why have we used the A’s, B’s and C’s to evaluate students for so long? Does this m..
With classroom management strategies there are no absolute edicts. As I entered the first class I’d ever instructed, a peculiar mantra rep..
With the unified tree interface, using Top Hat is easier and more intuitive than ever. This new feature allows professors to create and or..
How can professors today foster meaningful learning among the net generation?
University institutions are weird and fickle things. They s..