Tag Archives: teaching

Small Teaching Tip #9

Self-Care Strategies for Faculty For most faculty (and students), the end of the semester is an exhausting race to the finish.  Endless cups of coffee, maybe even a Red Bull or two, sustain you through grading marathons and conversations with students that begin with “I really need an A.”  Once you surface for a breath […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Small Teaching Tip #9

What You Don’t Know Won’t Hurt You

One of the things that I enjoy most about being an Instructional Technologist is that I am constantly required to stay up to date on the newest learning technologies and instructional strategies. Part of my job involves designing and delivering professional development sessions to faculty at the College of Charleston. As we all know, technology […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on What You Don’t Know Won’t Hurt You

Small Teaching Tip #8

We are rapidly approaching the end of the semester.  Soon, faculty will receive the results of their course and teaching evaluations. . . Well, perhaps it’s more accurate to say some will receive evaluations of their teaching.  Many more will receive evaluations of their personality, wardrobe, voice, sense of humor, and physical attractiveness. . . The […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Small Teaching Tip #8

Small Teaching Tip #7

This week’s Small Teaching Tip is less of a tip and more of an observation and some encouragement. . . Allow Yourself to Be a Beginner As an instructional technologist, I support faculty’s endeavors to expand their teaching repertoires.  Over the past couple of years, I’ve discovered that many faculty are hesitant to try new […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Small Teaching Tip #7

Making the Most of The First Day of Class

The countdown to the fall semester has begun.  I’ll give you a moment to sob or stomp your feet… Despite our wish for a never-ending summer (perhaps without the humidity), the reality is classes begin soon.  As you work on your syllabi and OAKS courses, give some thought to how you approach the first day […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Making the Most of The First Day of Class
Skip to toolbar