Transforming Yourself as a Teacher

Almost everyone has a memory of that one teacher that sparked something in them, an interest in math, a love of music, a create piece of poetry.  How do these teachers get there? Practice and awareness. Edutopia has a great article on becoming a transformational...

Read: Taming the Email Demon

With hundreds of students emailing us from multiple accounts dealing with student emails can be an over whelming task. Help yourself and your students by setting email ground rules at the start of the semester. These rules can easily be added to your syllabus or...
Where to Next? Tips for Choosing the Right Course

Where to Next? Tips for Choosing the Right Course

When we think about advising students we often focus on the obvious; what course comes next in the student’s sequence? However, there is more to successful advisement than sequence. Whether advice comes from a counselor or a faculty member, here are some other things...