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Provost's Teaching Fellow
... the PTF showcase event planned will be an exciting "coming out party" for the PTFs on campus.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology
Many important learning tasks feel uninteresting and tedious to learners. To achieve longer-term aims, learners must sometimes regulate attention,...
New York Times
... "a growing body of evidence suggests that the lecture is not generic or neutral, but a specific cultural form that favors some people while...
Inside Higher Ed
Plagiarism detection software... is often criticized for labeling clumsy student writing as plagiarism. Now a set of new tests suggests the software...
The New Yorker
The article highlights Gawande’s willingness to engage in self-assessment and reflection. In the opening paragraph, he talks about hitting a plateau...
Rice University - Center for Teaching Excellence
What I am most interested in writing about today: the troubling and severe disconnect between what I have been reading in the research literature and...
Provost's Teaching Fellows
The Task Force on the New Faculty Orientation that developed from the Campus Conversations initiative last year has been working diligently to...
Hack Edu
Audrey Watters discusses the stories we tell about the history of education technology during Davidson College's annual teaching showcase...
The Tattooed Professor
Kevin Gannon, Professor of History and Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) at Grand View University in Des Moines,...
NY Times - MARK BAUERLEIN
One measure of interest in what professors believe, what wisdom they possess apart from the content of the course, is interaction outside of class....

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