Instructors in the field of massage therapy need to be current in the technical aspects of massage therapy so they will be able to provide instruction that is relevant and current.  As educators it is important they have expertise in how to deliver their content in ways that engage all students in the learning process.  This group is for massage therapy 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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Learning vs. Teaching with Mr. Bloom | Origin: ED330 | New comment by pamela mcgrath

Setting up clear learning objectives in the order of the pyramid from bottom to top

Learning vs. Teaching with Mr. Bloom | Origin: ED330 | New comment by Missy Reho

I plan to use more diverse terminology for my objectives. Often times the same verbs are used over and over. This gave a variety of ideas for other ways to word my objectives.   

Beyond the Exam: Meaningful, Real-World Assessments | Origin: ED330 | New comment by Jeanette Roach

THis final module has taught me to rethink class discussions/ group projects and role playing by making them a graded activity rather than a teaching activity.  This will take some thought, but...

Learning vs. Teaching with Mr. Bloom | Origin: ED330 | New comment by Jeanette Roach

I plan tofind ways to get the verbs support, compare/contrast and distiguish into my objectives.  I also hope toget students on board with the lower end of the taxonomy pyramid so they have a...

Learning vs. Teaching with Mr. Bloom | Origin: ED330 | New comment by Edward Simpson III

I plan to find ways to have the students create in classes such as pathology and kinesiology versus remembering.

Beyond the Exam: Meaningful, Real-World Assessments | Origin: ED330 | New discussion by ED Chair

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Effective Assessments for Bodywork Instructors --> Beyond the Exam: Meaningful, Real-World Assessments Post what you...

Hands-On Work | Origin: ED330 | New discussion by ED Chair

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Effective Assessments for Bodywork Instructors --> Hands-On Work Post what you've learned about this topic and how y...

Assessing COMTA Competencies & ELAP Outcomes | Origin: ED330 | New discussion by ED Chair

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Effective Assessments for Bodywork Instructors --> Assessing COMTA Competencies & ELAP Outcomes Post what you've...

Learning vs. Teaching with Mr. Bloom | Origin: ED330 | New discussion by ED Chair

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Effective Assessments for Bodywork Instructors --> Learning vs. Teaching with Mr. Bloom Post what you've learned abo...

Finally | New discussion by Gregory Reeves

I am so excited to have found this course offered in MaxKnowledge. I am definitely going to be updating some of my approaches to assessments and evaluation of my students.