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Motivating college students -- recognizing learning styles and role of intrinsic & extrinsic motivation

by Jung Won Chun
Ph.D. student, university of Florida

Motivating students is not easy but is one of the most fundamental and important issue in teaching. 760 more words

Mass Communication Teaching (MMC 6930)

Academic dishonesty in college classes -- Pro-active and reactive efforts for teachers

by Julie Dodd

Academic dishonesty.

Every college instructor is concerned about that issue.

We want to evaluate each of our students on his/her own work. We want students developing standards of ethical behavior to carry forward into their professional and personal lives. 842 more words

Mass Communication Teaching (MMC 6930)

How to handle distractions, disruptions and discipline issues in the college classroom

by Steven Gallo
University of Florida Master’s student

It’s a topic that many teachers think they’re prepared for, but it’s easy to get caught off guard when confronted with a discipline problem or some other disruption in the classroom. 1,015 more words

Mass Communication Teaching (MMC 6930)

Student projects: 3 tips to improve directions and grading criteria

by Julie Dodd

In Mass Communication Teaching, the students are developing materials for an undergraduate communications course. Those materials include:

  • Course proposal – Updating the proposal that you wrote at the beginning of this project.
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Mass Communication Teaching (MMC 6930)

Creating undergraduate course materials to demonstrate best practices

by Julie Dodd

The assignment to create materials for an undergraduate communications course gives you the opportunity to plan a course that you would like to teach (or that you already teach and would like to improve) and to demonstrate best practices for teaching and learning. 636 more words

Mass Communication Teaching (MMC 6930)

How to find faculty job announcements

by Julie Dodd

For graduate students, a strategic aspect of applying for faculty job positions can be reading job announcements several semesters before actually applying for faculty jobs. 402 more words

Mass Communication Teaching (MMC 6930)

Tips for motivating your students and yourself as a college teacher

by Ah Ram Lee
Ph.D. student, University of Florida

Motivation is one of the fundamental and critical basis in teaching. Most of the practical teaching tactics that encourage learning would not likely work without motivation. 711 more words

Mass Communication Teaching (MMC 6930)