By Diane Calloway Environment/Civil Engineering Delaware Technical Community College Owens Campus It started with Traverse Calculations and Coordinate Geometry in my Surveying Principles class. The students were having difficulty with the flow of the calculations, so I told them to take out a sheet of blank paper. The looks they gave were entertaining. I could […]
By Justin Strader Automotive Department Delaware Technical Community College Owens Campus Paper or Plastic? Analog or Digital? What does the future hold? Justin, what the heck are you talking about? Good question. Well, I’m not really talking about grocery bags or electrical signal patterns. I’m talking about test taking believe it or not
By Stephen Taylor Science Department Delaware Technical Community College George Campus Do you think that teaching is all about standing at the front of a class telling them how it is? Do your technical skills stop with working an Elmo projector or a Betamax video? Do you have gray hairs – come on really do […]
By Jason Silverstein CIS Department Delaware Technical Community College George Campus In my educational career I have been enlightened on how education is perceived in comparison to how an effective educator engages their students. Many educators teach with the philosophy if it ain’t broke don’t fix it. We are in a different day and age […]
By Denise DeVary Paralegal Studies Delaware Technical Community College Owens Campus Ah, the ‘80s – arguably the best decade to be a kid. Not only was the style so fashion forward (okay – maybe not), but there is no mistaking that the best movies of all time came from that wonderful decade. Films like The […]
By Sandy McVey Academic Technology Services University of Delaware Exam reviews have never been so fun! Wouldn’t it be terrific if you reinforce learning by involving students in the study material creation process as well as the active review participants? Now you can with the free Flippity.net Quiz Show.
By Ish Stabosz Center for Creative Instruction & Technology Delaware Technical Community College Stanton Campus I’ve always been amazed by good discussion leaders. You know, the sorts of people who can ask just the right questions at just the right times to just the right people in order to evoke participation from an entire room. […]
www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxEu112… By Molli Carter Center for Creative Instruction & Technology Delaware Technical Community College Owens Campus When flipping the classroom, how do you keep your students engaged? How do you ensure they have understood the material? As flipping the classroom becomes more and more prevalent, the choices available to make the process more effective continue […]
By Ish Stabosz Center for Creative Instruction & Technology Delaware Technical Community College Stanton Campus Last semester, I began a new learning activity in my ENG 102 course: having students teach the class. This is nothing new to academia. I remember my college years.
By Ish Stabosz Center for Creative Instruction & Technology Delaware Technical Community College Stanton Campus Sometimes, it’s easy to fall back on lecture or other teacher-centered instructional methods when crunch time comes. You’ve got a ton of grading to do, reporting deadlines to meet, and 1,001 emails waiting gloomily in your inbox. There’s just […]