Posts on Faculty Commons for Learning and Teaching

Wednesday

September 4, 2019 5:17 pm

You should prepare your students for active learning pedagogy

Even though the science on that is clear, most college professors have…

Wednesday

September 4, 2019 1:24 pm

Ungrading Your Course

Why do we do this to ourselves as instructors, creating mountains of…

Monday

August 26, 2019 1:18 pm

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August 19, 2019 4:03 pm

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August 12, 2019 5:13 pm

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August 12, 2019 3:47 pm

Monday

August 12, 2019 3:13 pm

Talk to Text: a Hack on Grading

A. wise and dear colleague of mine, now retired, once said to…

Monday

August 5, 2019 2:53 pm

Rethinking Deadlines and Late Penalties Policy….Again

Some of the recurring topics on Faculty Focus in the past ten…

Sunday

August 4, 2019 8:18 pm

The Radical Transformation of the Textbook

For several decades, textbook publishers followed the same basic model: Pitch a…

Thursday

July 25, 2019 7:22 pm

Want to Reach All of Your Students? Here’s How to Make Your Teaching More Inclusive

In many courses, the days after the first exam can be stressful….