Not enough time

The largest struggle that I deal with, is finding the time to prepare lessons. Without sufficient time to prepare, lessons look incomplete and are not as... >>>

Instructor Wisdom

Learn about each student see there challenge's that they might face. We were there once a while before What did you learn? what would you change ? All in all stress must not be a negative term but use... >>>

Sharing

While it is important to share our life experiences with the students, too much information may create a loss of... >>>

Wisdom

One should maintain integrety at all... >>>

Jigsaws, fishbowls, and learning logs

I have learned some new techniques.  Jigsaws can help students become an expert in a certain task and come back together.  Fishbowls can have some students in a circle in discussion with... >>>

What I have learned

In my courses, we have a large amount of information that students must cover for each course. It is very important that they do so in order to grasp the concepts that they will need to demonstrate... >>>

ACTION PLAN

I believe that the levels of Bloom's are all important and that students would "buy in" more if they are all introduced to the students in a way that includes the importance. This could give students... >>>

Changes to my aproach.

Changes that I entend to & are currently implementing are.

Clearer grading matrix's & ruberics.
Reading my students better.
Implementing lesson plan from a specific text book very... >>>

Allowing students to take tests if missed

I have found that only pre planned abcences, or proven issues that arose just before the test, should be reasons to allow the test ot be taken after the test deadline, and then, be sure to chage the... >>>

Big Plans!

I haven't been teaching for very long, but I've definitely noticed that working on affective performance objectives would be very useful. Everything starts with student attitude and motivation, and if... >>>

Curtis Blanton Action Plan

Action Plan:
List stressors 
Determine the stressors that can be eliminated.
Determine how to cope with those that cannot be eliminated.
 
Planning:
Check email daily.
Learn to use... >>>

Instructional Planning for student success

Being an educator for the 10+ years it is always good to expend your knowledge. The central idea of the course is that the learning must be student centered. Unfortunately it is not always possible to... >>>

What's New.

Most of what I ahave seen jibes with what I have learned in other courses. However, some of the content did not reflect current sources in media, instructional material, assessment and evaluation. Has... >>>

Assignment Deadlines

Whatever policy you establish for turning in work, stick to... >>>

Personality

A persons personality can impact their performance as a teacher. Be... >>>

Education

Always important to revisit the basics... >>>

STUDENTS AND THEIR COMMUNITIES

THE MAIN ISSUE OF LEARNING IN ORDER TO CORRECT UNWANTED BEHAVIORS BY MAKING THE STUDENTS PARTICIPANTS OF THE SOLUTIONS.
THE IMPORTANCE OF ACQUIRING EXPERIENCE THROUGH COMMUNITY WORK WILL HELP IN TWO... >>>

Data is more important than educators

According to Practical Applications for Adaptive Learning (ED128) course, it is the power of Data that is fundatmental to improving the performance of individual students.  Pardon me if I... >>>

self-regulation skills

I can't agree more on promoting students' self-regulation skills in evaluating self, monitoring the progress and working on strategies to achieve final goals with some assistance from the instructor.... >>>

Best practices

Preparation of course content and ability to teach to meet each student's personal learning styles is... >>>