For the first podcast of the new year Chris & I discuss how to structure classes so that students are challenged to learn, but not set up to fail. Plus a whole lot more.
"WE'LL DO IT LIVE!" -- In case you wondering: (NSFW) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O_HyZ5aW76c
Topic: This week we talk about constructing your final exams, what you want your students to take away from your class, and how to wrap up your semester.
Topic: This week we finish our discussion of how to make your presentations a little better. We propose some small steps you can take to slowly move away from text heavy slides to slides that serve your audience better.For your reading pleasure:
- Death By Bullet Point: How To Teach With PowerPoint
- Teaching Racism in the Here & Now
- Learning Is More Than Being a Hunter Gatherer
Full disclosure: Should you buy these books from the links provided I get a small kick back, just FYI.