Mid-terms: A Few Practices Professors Should Consider

In college and graduate school the middle point of the semester provides a critical time of reflection and celebration for both students and professors. The Built-In Opportunities of the Mid-Term I recently finished Spring Break (or as our school appropriately calls it, “Reading  Week”) and mid-term examinations.  While I wish the break was longer and … Continue reading Mid-terms: A Few Practices Professors Should Consider

Three Best Practices in Teaching for Professors

College and university professors can be some of the most knowledgeable people in the world. But just because they know their subject matter doesn't mean they can teach it. For more than 30 years my life has revolved around education both as a student and a teacher. After thirteen years in the K-12 system, I … Continue reading Three Best Practices in Teaching for Professors