Embrace Civility in the Classroom

Teaching is a demanding task. Challenges arise at every turn, which makes it an engaging and dynamic occupation. In addition to worrying about content and learning in our classrooms, we also need to be concerned with classroom dynamics and the erosion of civility. When it comes to promoting classroom etiquette and respect, instructors need to […]

First Day Activities

Nothing sets the stage for the semester like the first day of class! There is so much to cover in addition to course policies and the syllabus. Use the first class meeting to introduce yourself, get to know your students and outline what students will be learning in the coming weeks.  Start with some good […]