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3 strategies for promoting discussion in college classes

by Huishan Wang
Master’s student, University of Florida

When I taught class in Mass Communication Teaching, we talked about the experience we’ve had with class discussions, the relationship between discussion and active learning, and the advantages and disadvantages of discussion. 369 more words

Mass Communication Teaching (MMC 6930)

Memory and Performance: Visual and Rhetorical Strategies of Il Fior di Battaglia

(First presented at the Renaissance Society of America’s Venice conference in 2010. Presented also as part of an academic session followed by an armoured combat demonstration, organized by Dr. 5,167 more words


Modernizing Instruction

Like many fellow educators, I am always looking for the “best practices” in teaching.  I recently discovered a blog post from TeachThought that provides 8 tips to help teachers better understand how to modernize instruction. 169 more words

Meetups are not Courses

I was recently attending a technical Meetup and I noticed that the presenter’s slides made a lot of the same errors that I see in some technical courses. 665 more words

Curriculum Development

Jacqueline Swanson

Title: Director of Education

Company: Lakeview Learning Center

Location: Wayne, N.J.

As a special educator for 23 years, Jaqueline Swanson continues her teaching and curriculum directorship at… 169 more words


Karen Drake

Title: President

Company: Phoenix University of Theology

Location: Humboldt, Tenn.

Attributing her success to God, who has opened many professional doors for her, Dr. Karen Drake continues in her 12th year as president of the… 118 more words


Gail Brown

Title: Associate Professor, Director of Teacher Licensing

Company: Lynchburg College

Location: Lynchburg, Va.

Now in her 13th year of serving as an associate professor and director of teacher licensing, Dr. 181 more words