TIPS FOR THE FIRST DAY OF CLASS:
First Day Tips
Article: The First Day of Class
HIGH IMPACT PRACTICES:
According to AACU, "The following teaching and learning practices have
been widely tested and have been shown to be beneficial for college
students from many backgrounds. These practices take many different
forms, depending on learner characteristics and on institutional
priorities and contexts." The practices which include collaborative assignments and projects, service learning and community engagement, are known as High Impact Practices. For more information, please go to AACU's website.
SAMPLE COURSE EVALUATIONS:
SAMPLE COURSE SYLLABI:
Cindy Gruwell Library 180 Intro to Academic Research
RESOURCES ON LEARNING STYLES:
Learning Styles: Concepts and Evidence
Learning Styles, are they a myths or a reality: See Daniel Willingham's video summary
and article with Cedar Reiner in Change Magazine.