Generational Diversity

It is interesting to note the difference in cognition and experience of each of different generations.  The diversity adds a lot to the educational experience within the classroom setting. An... >>>

med lab instructor

This course allowed me to see the diffrent types a of problems a student with PTSD vor TBI will incounter in the class... >>>

Diversity in Education

Treat students as you would want to be treated and accept them as you would want to be accepted. Love your subject and let your teaching reflect that love to them so they will enjoy the learning... >>>

Need to make changes with multi generational learners

To assist with the needs of this changing student population, educators mush consider generational characteristics to ensure equity in learning opportunities. Specifically, educators in the classrooms... >>>

Unique class

This diversity class was unique in its format with reflective writing and videos. I was pleasantly surprised ar finding a resource I did not know - the implicit bias test site from Harvard. I will... >>>

Skills Training

In institutions of higher education, student retention is enhanced when the faculty is familiar with the concept of students as customers, implements effective communication techniques, and sets... >>>

Testing accommodation for the credentialing exam

I teach in the field of medical imaging and have long been aware that our national board certifying exam will allow testing accoommodation in accordance with the ADA guidelines.  However, I was... >>>

Incorporating What I've Learned into the Classroom

The most challenging aspect of teaching for me is addressing cultural diversity.  In my classroom setting, cultural diversity extends far beyond geographical lines, so I find myself trying to... >>>

Diversity

As teachers, we know that every student is unique and an individual. But students often feel grouped—they’re one of the smart kids, they’re on the football team, or they’re... >>>

Sharing my thoughts

This course has really reminded me to take a step back and be more engaging and flexible.
 Human beings are complex individuals and every person is different from the other. It is difficult... >>>

Important Information

I found the information to be important and revelant for student interaction.
The content of the course was very informative and thought provoking. I feel I will be more sensitive to the level of... >>>

ASD

I have, over the years, taught many students who presented an IEP when first entering the classroom. The IEP would generally specify certain accomodations such as extra time on tests and lab... >>>

Students with PTSD & TBI

I work in an institution that provides education to students with PTSD & TBI and will strive to use the tools in the lesson to help them become more effective students.  As a military... >>>

Students suffering PTSD

It was enlightning all this information and how we have students suffering PTSD disorder. It helped a lot all the techniques I learned today. I will be implementing the techniques in my... >>>

new teaching techniques

I will encorporate more technology into my teaching and use more different ways to engage thru powerpoints, skype learning tool... >>>

Diversity acknowledgement

It's an amazing idea to raise this issue of the diversity in classrooms. It stikes many strings on how instructors manage this issue... >>>

Considering ESL students

I strongly agree that instructors shouldn't consider ESL students as stuggling students. They should be praised for their ability to learn & be proficiennt in English, as this takes away the shame... >>>

Stereotyping

This is the most important practical tip for any instructor, never stereotype. I found it very difficult for me at the beginning & sometimes till... >>>

Wisdom

It is best to not assume the background of my students based on their looks, accent or national origin. It is best to learn about them through their discussion and work with them to better understand... >>>