Delivering instructional content that is understandable by students and increases their knowledge is the goal of educators.  Knowing what are the best ways to assess the learning of students should be a high priority of educators as well. 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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Instructing Learners with Disabilities | Origin: ED106 | New comment by Warren Washington

This was a very informative section on learning disabilities.

Supplemental educational resources | New discussion by Gennalyn Dix

Hi, What is the best web resources you use to supplement educational materials?

Planning and Preparation | Origin: ED101 | New comment by Gennalyn Dix

Checklist helps organnization Class preparation  

Starting a class | New discussion by Gennalyn Dix

Hello, My name is Gennalyn. I am a beginner instructor and I would like to hear your instructional style, and how do you begin your theory class?

Developing as an Instructor | Origin: ED101 | New comment by Gennalyn Dix

Model, Manage, Motivate. In order to achieved these 3 factors, as a new instructor, I must not present as the most smart and competent person in the class.  

Developing Your Communication Skills | Origin: ED106 | New comment by Warren Washington

I found that to improve my class presentations and lectures would be to videotape myself. Great approach!

Developing Your Communication Skills | Origin: ED106 | New comment by Warren Washington

I learned that an effective way to get feedback on my classroom presentations is to review a videotape of myself. Great approach!!  

Teaching Strategies for Labs | Origin: ED206 | New comment by Bruce Fleck

I have noticed that most of the students that i teach are kinesthetic learners. We do have books in the class room for all students that show step by step methods but they like watching how to do...

Competency-Based Education | Origin: ED206 | New comment by Bruce Fleck

Bloom's Taxonomy has all the right breakdowns, every student learns at different speeds / levels and abilities. 

Developing as an Instructor | Origin: ED101 | New comment by Christopher Taylor

I have learned the true ART in time management. It has not only improved my classroom performance and overall experience; it has cleaned up my personal life.