Sean Stephens

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Delivering Course Content | Origin: ED101 | New comment by Sean Stephens

Each time I teach a course of instruction, I take a look at the age, ranks and experience of my students. From that, I can start to figure out what level of knowledge they need on the subjust I will...

Meeting the Class for the First Time | Origin: ED101 | New comment by Sean Stephens

Be early so you can greet students at the door. Have course name and number as well as your name on the board. This will alleviate some student anxiety. Start class on time, do introductions,...

Planning and Preparation | Origin: ED101 | New comment by Sean Stephens

Proper preparation will help you keep on track and possibly have time to deal with issues that pop up. Using a Syllabus will give the students a clear idea of what is expected of them, when and in...

Developing as an Instructor | Origin: ED101 | New comment by Sean Stephens

As an instructor, you are looked upon as a model, motivator and manager. Ensure that you are setting the standard as a professional, but are seen as approachable to your students. Motivate your...

Support Material, Notes, and Assessment | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Sean Stephens

Support material can help you better prepare lessons and teach students. Keeping up and knowing the latest technologies can aid in delivery of instructional material in the most meaningful way to...

Learning Objectives and Standards | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Sean Stephens

Learning objectives must be clear, concise and measureable. The objectives must be understood by the students and relevant to what is expected to be learned. Standards are important because they...

Overview of Lesson Plans | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Sean Stephens

It is important to prepare detailed lesson plans and keep them in a folder. As your carreer progresses, you should fine tune your lesson plans. Keeping your lesson plans in one folder is also a good...

Preparation for Lesson Planning | Origin: ED109 | New comment by Sean Stephens

In preparing your lesson plans, it is important to take into consideration the knowledge level of the students, understanding why they are taking the course and being able to utilize various...

Creating Effective Assessments | Origin: ED103 | New comment by Sean Stephens

Choosing the correct format or combination of formats is essential to give your students the best opportunity to show their understanding of the materieal they have learnes.

Student Learning Assessment | Origin: ED103 | New comment by Sean Stephens

Choosing the proper assessment methodology based on each need of your student is important to maximizing best use and understanding of information and being able to better relay information in a way...