Shelley Freshman

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Common Instructor Mistakes | Origin: ED104 | New comment by Shelley Freshman

I have to admit that I have difficulty remembering the names of my students especially when teaching 4 classes in a semester which can total up to 80+ students.  One icebreaker that I use is...

Managing Student Behavior | Origin: ED104 | New comment by Shelley Freshman

I like the idea of not having to give a final exam.  I know when I was in college and had to take a final, I would get so nervous that I would break out in hives and forget everthing I...

Dealing with Challenging Students | Origin: ED104 | New comment by Shelley Freshman

I do have some students in my class that are inattentive, using their cell phones,ipads, computers or doodling.  And, as you stated, i do walk toward them and immediately they put their devices...

Setting the Stage for Success | Origin: ED104 | New comment by Shelley Freshman

I always have an icebreaker for the first meeting of class.  I ask the students to find a new friend and interview them, using the hand-out that I give them.  Questions include some...