Sandra Byrnes

About me



Common Instructor Mistakes | Origin: ED104 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

I am always prepared for class this is part of my teaching style. I do tell my students that I'm not perfect and I don't know everything. However, I will try my best to get them the information they...

Managing Student Behavior | Origin: ED104 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

Being consistant and fair are extremely important when dealing with students. Listening to them to when they are upset.

Dealing with Challenging Students | Origin: ED104 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

 I like the idea of writing a minute paper at the end of class summarizing the days content.I feel it will engage those students who have not paid attention to the days lesson.  

Setting the Stage for Success | Origin: ED104 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

Always lead by example. Show them the due dates on the platform and also on the board. Also, show them the late assignment policy.  

Connecting Instructors’ & Students’ Personality Traits | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

Understanding your students personality traits is very important in the online learning.  Also instructors should know thier own personality traits.Flexability is key as well.  

Successful Instructors’ & Learners’ Personality Traits | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

I learned making the classroom like a community is helpful for all learners.  

Understanding True Colors Personality Traits | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

True colors helps us understand our students personalities to help them more in class.  

Foundational Personality Trait Models | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

During my 35 years in Dental office, I've seen a number of personality traits assessments to help my patients and co workers.  "True Colors" seems similar to many of the personality traits test...

WLMS for Course Revisions | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

Professional development and embracing the ongoing need for change will promote success in the online program.  

WLMS for Communicating and Collaborating | Origin: EL112 | New comment by Sandra Byrnes

Students need more support in the online course. Feedback should be timely. Making your feedback personal can go a long way toward keeping your students engaged.