Focus on the Faculty Archives


November 19, 2018 9:40 am

5 Good Assignments


November 16, 2018 10:25 am

North Dakota audit reports significant cost savings after OER initiative

North Dakota students saved more than $1 million on textbooks after the state invested just $110,000 to help instructors use…


November 12, 2018 10:15 am

Your student (on financial aid) asks if they should pursue a career in the arts


October 24, 2018 8:50 pm

Don’t double major!


October 23, 2018 1:52 pm

Something for D3 schools to think about

“Put another way, college sports at elite schools are a quiet sort of affirmative action for affluent white kids, and…


October 21, 2018 5:55 pm

The Unforgiven


October 18, 2018 10:29 am

What Factors Hold Back the Careers of Women and Faculty of Color? Columbia U. Went Looking for Answers – The Chronicle of Higher Education

The university has released detailed data on how salary, workload, work-life balance, and climate issues affect scholars’ experience on campus….


October 17, 2018 11:39 am

7 Bricks to Lay the Foundation for Productive Difficult Dialogues

Think ahead about what topics you are teaching and whether hot moments might be triggered. Chances are you know when…


October 15, 2018 3:36 pm

The important role faculty members play in advising students (essay)

Students like Nayla Kidd at Columbia University might not disappear from college if they had the opportunity to have meaningful…


October 15, 2018 11:21 am

Reading Quizzes: Why They Work | The Teaching Professor

The body of evidence supporting the effectiveness of regular quizzes on assigned readings continues to grow. Here’s why they work….