Educators need to have strategies for instructional planning and design that will enable them to deliver content to their students that are relevant and applicable. This group is for educators who aspire to discuss and master the competencies necessary for exemplary performance and top customer service in a dynamic, rapidly changing higher education landscape.  Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance. 


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Preparing Yourself for the Classroom | Origin: ED105 | New comment by Christina Velez

Set standards high for yourself and the students will se your effort. Be prepared and engage them to maximize the interaction.  

Defining Critical Aspects of Literacy | Origin: ED134 | New comment by Omar Riojas

Seeing the diagram of how the input of reading writing and listing creates a varied output is eyeopening. I never thought about it in those terms. 

Preparation for Lesson Planning | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Leslie Karbassi

i have been teaching for 4 years and i learned from some mistakes , it will happen or a lesson plan not going well, i learned to have other plans in place for time compression or if the current...

Troubleshooting Instructional Strategies | Origin: ED105 | New comment by Jake Burgos

Es importante conocer qué conocimientos previos tienen los estudiantes antes de comenzar el curso. Trabajar de la mano con el departamento de admisiones y ellos con nosotros los profesores,...

Selecting Instructional Delivery Methods | Origin: ED105 | New comment by Jake Burgos

SABER CUáNDO UTILIZAR HERRAMIENTAS Y MEDIOS ES IMPORTANTE DURANTE EL PROCESO DE ENSEñANZA.  NO OTORGAR DEMASIADA INFORMACIóN TEóRICA POR MáS DE 20 MINUTOS, SIN...

Essential Teaching Strategies | Origin: ED405 | New comment by Kimberly King

I routinely discuss metacognition with my students, a wholly new concept to all, so I appreciate the technique of the metacognitive prompts and will be implementing them immediately.  I also...

Preparing Yourself for the Classroom | Origin: ED105 | New comment by Jake Burgos

La organización y preparación de la enseñanza es vital tanto para el profesor como para el estudiante.  Se necesita saber temas, preparar materiales, ejemplos propios del...

Troubleshooting Instructional Strategies | Origin: ED105 | New comment by Jean Keelan

Watching your students for signs of engagement and understanding is important so you don't lose them. Modify instruction based on the students' abilities to grasp the concept you are teaching.  

Selecting Instructional Delivery Methods | Origin: ED105 | New comment by Jean Keelan

To fit the media you are using to what you want the students to learn. To use different teaching methods to keep the attention of the student.  

Defining Critical Aspects of Literacy | Origin: ED134 | New comment by Mshannon Rockette

Literacy is so important to the development of young adults.