Teaching

U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign backs down on legal threat against code repository

Smart Title: 

Computer science department at U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign rescinds a threat to crack down on students sharing code online.

New faculty model at U. Denver could be prototype for reform

Smart Title: 

U. of Denver moves to new titles, a career path and multiyear contracts for those off the tenure track. Could this be a model for other institutions?

For some research universities, flexibility and modularity influence long-term plans

Smart Title: 

Elite research universities, which have been leaders in exporting modular courses and resources to other colleges, are considering using them at their own campuses.

With increasing international enrollments, faculty grapple with implications for classrooms

Smart Title: 

As international student enrollments have skyrocketed, U.S. universities are just starting to sort out the implications for the classroom. Do professors need to adjust grading expectations for written assignments?

National survey suggests a greater focus on teaching but ongoing concerns about diversity, adjuncts

Smart Title: 

Survey of undergraduate instructors suggests increased attention on student-centered teaching and ongoing concerns about diversity and adjunct working conditions. 

Composition instructors report uptick in intentional use of single-quotation marks

Smart Title: 

Love it or hate it, composition professors report seeing an uptick in students' intentional use of single quotation marks outside their traditional context. 

How College of New Jersey rethought faculty work with student success in mind

Smart Title: 

How the College of New Jersey reimagined what professors can do.

 

Cathy Davidson's new big idea

Smart Title: 

Cathy Davidson’s no stranger to big ideas. But her latest project at CUNY Graduate Center might just be her biggest yet.

Emerging adaptive software puts faculty members in charge of course creation

Smart Title: 

Arizona State University professor uses Smart Sparrow, an adaptive learning platform, to create an online science course with his personal vision.

Endowed chair promotes critical thinking at RIT

Smart Title: 

What one university is doing to promote critical thinking. Hint: It involves a chair, a really expensive one.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Teaching
Back to Top