Jon Roppe

About me


Online Persona | Origin: EL108 | New comment by Jon Roppe

Preparation is key to any success. The better prepared the instructor, the more detailed the students will be.

Gamification in the Classroom | Origin: ED409 | New comment by Jon Roppe

Currently use several different games to enable participation early on.  These are group based and entertain alot of open discussions.

Ways to Promote Student Empowerment | Origin: ED144 | New comment by Jon Roppe

good stuff.  I will encourage in the course.

Principles of Student Empowerment | Origin: ED144 | New comment by Jon Roppe

I get new students every 3 weeks.  Day one establishes the entire 3 week session.  An initial meet and greet works great for establishing info about the student that will enhance their...

Student Empowerment Profiled | Origin: ED144 | New comment by Jon Roppe

Vaulable info that I will use in my course

Challenges | New blog by Jon Roppe

The courses I teach are how related to Electrical systems and repairs on motorcycles.  The challenges are the subject matter, which in most cases is not something physical to touch, and the resis...

Retention | New comment by Jon Roppe

Most students are out of their comfort zone and need the professional guidance and mentoring to enable them to be successful.  At ouir campus the goal is for all to succeed with the guidance o...

ED113 | New comment by Jon Roppe

Learned alot about handling disruptive students and defusing situations.  Seems to be daily issue with todays students...

Todays Challenging Students | New comment by Jon Roppe

I currently am an Instructor at a Technical Institute. I feel I am a Guide type instructor, however do feel the challenges of the variety of students taking my courses. They range in age from...