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Relative to Teaching Newsletters

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2014

March 2014

February 2014 

2013

November 2013

October 2013

 

 

 

September 2013

  • Click here to see Who is New to TFSC
  • Do iPads Affect Reading Comprehension and Learning?: The Jury Remains Out - Read article
  • Teaching Camp 2013: 'Deep Learning' Another Success - Read article
  • Click here for Upcoming Events

April 2013

  • Designing and Delivering Effective Lectures - Read article
  • Answers to Faculty Concerns about Online Versus In-Class Administration of Student Ratings of Instruction - Read article
  • Teaching Tips from Not-So-New Faculty - Click Here
  • Click here for Upcoming Events

March 2013

February 2013

2012

November 2012

 

October 2012

September 2012

April 2012

March 2012

February 2012

2011

November 2011

October 2011

September 2011

April 2011

March 2011

February 2011

  • Putting Students in Charge of Learning - Read Article
  • Clicker Selection Announcement - Find out more here
  • Winter Teaching Symposium 2011 PowerPoints Available Here
  • Teaching Camp 2011: Apply Online Now!
  • Click Here to Save the Date

2010

November 2010

October 2010

September 2010

April 2010

  • Hey Faculty, what are you doing this summer?
  • Cheating Prevention Techniques for Tests
  • Teaching Camp Update
  • Save the Date

March 2010 - II

  • Creating Time and Space for Faculty Reflection, Risk-Taking, and Renewal
  • Top Ten Reasons Why I Should Apply to go to Teaching Camp (reports from previous campers)
  • Teaching Camp 2010: Applications due April 5th
  • Save the Date

March 2010 - I

  • Triple Threat: Strategies for Balancing Teaching, Research, and Service
  • Tenure Preparation Assessment
  • Three Things to Do With Cell Phones (Besides Confiscate Them)
  • Teaching Camp 2010: Plan to Join Us!
  • Save the Date

2009

November 2009

  • Culturally Relevant Pedagogy for Higher Eduaction: Truth and Practice
  • For Your Information
  • Dates to Remember

October 2009

  • Library Tools: Encouraging students to use multiple resources
  • For Your Information! Online Library Tutorials are Easy to Access
  • Dates to Remember

April 2009

  • End Notes: Distinctive Ways to Wrap-Up a College Course
  • Thank you
  • April Hot Teacher: Dr. Amy Herzberg
  • You are a Winner!
  • Welcome

March 2009

  • UA Campus Resources: Your Quick Reference Guide
  • March Hot Teacher: Dr. Ned Snow
  • You are a Winner!
  • Teaching Camp 2009: "Transforming ourselves to transform our students: How we can teach curiosity and intellectual rigor"

January/February 2009

  • Starting and Staying on Track: Helping Students Stay Up-to-Date in their Work
  • January/February Hot Teacher: Dr. Kevin Hall
  • Did you know??
  • You are a Winner!

2008

November/December 2008

  • Attention, Class!!! 16 Ways to Become a Smarter Teacher
  • November Hot Teacher: Dr. Inza Fort
  • Did you know??
  • You are a Winner!

October 2008

  • Some of the Laws of Teaching
  • You are a Winner!
  • Did you know??
  • October Hot Teacher: Dr. Greg Herman
  • Save these dates

September 2008

  • Displaying a Personal Interest in Students and their Learning
  • Happy Campers! Teaching Camp 2008, July 13-16, 2008
  • Welcome to our New TFSC Co-Director: Janine Parry
  • You are a Winner!
  • 2007-08 Faculty Teaching Awards Reception
  • September Hot Teacher: Dr. Daniel Levine
  • Did you know??
  • Save these dates!

April 2008

  • ...and Finish Strong!
  • ...Plan for a Great Start!
  • April Hot Teacher: Dr. Mary Savin
  • Did you know??
  • Your Opinion Counts
  • Announcements and Friendly Reminders

March 2008

  • Tips from U of A Faculty
  • March Hot Teacher: Dr. Paul Cronan
  • Did you know??
  • Your Opinion Counts
  • Annoucements and Friendly Reminders

February 2008

  • Classroom Discussion Tips for Faculty
  • February Hot Teacher: Dr. Lori Holyfield
  • Did you know??
  • IdeaBank
  • Save the date!
  • Teaching Camp 2008: "Teaching Like Your Student Depended on it"

2007

November 2007

  • Why Good Teachers Have Bad Classes and What You Can Do About It
  • November Hot Teacher: Rick Couvillion
  • Save the date

October 2007

  • Prevention of Academic Dishonesty: An Instructors Guide
  • October Hot Teacher: Janet Forbess
  • Welcome to our New Co-Director
  • Save these dates

September 2007

  • Getting Students to Read: Fourteen Tips
  • Hot Teachers
  • September Hot Teacher: Mark Boyer
  • Happy Campers! Teaching Camp 2007
  • Save these dates

April/May 2007

  • Teaching Naked: Why Removing Technology from your Classroom Will Improve Student Learning
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Robert Stapp
  • Save these dates

March 2007

  • Studying University of Arkansas Students as Readers: What, How and Why Do They Read?
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Duane Wolf
  • Save these dates

February 2007

  • Assessing Students' Learning from Your Teaching
  • Exercise to Create a Background Questionnaire
  • Save these dates
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with David Gay
  • A Change of Pace . . . from Wally Cordes

2006

November 2006

  • Classroom Civility
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Barbara Shadden
  • Save these dates

October 2006

  • Five Dimensions Associated with Effective Teaching
  • Teaching and Athletics: Coaching Students to Success
  • Photos from U of A Teaching Camp 2006
  • Employee of the Fourth Quarter Staff Award
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Lorraine Brewer
  • A Change of Pace (from Wally Cordes)
  • Save these dates

August/September 2006

  • The Syllabus: A Tool for Preventing Disputes
  • Food, Fun and Faculty at the 2006 Teaching Retreat
  • Welcome to our New Co-Director
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Norm Dennis
  • Save these dates

April 2006

  • Index to Relative to Teaching... Newsletters
  • Thank you from TFSC
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Jim Turpin
  • Upcoming Events
  • IdeaBank

March 2006

  • The Pros and Cons of PowerPoint
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with John Cole
  • Upcoming Events

February 2006

  • What Makes A Good Teacher? Part II
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Marianne Neighbors
  • IdeaBank

2005

November 2005

  • What Makes A Good Teacher? Part I
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Max Meisch

October 2005

  • Some of the Laws of Teaching
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Ro Di Brezzo
  • Upcoming Events

September 2005

  • Success in Teaching: Tips from our 2005 Teaching Retreat
  • Modeling Professionalism in Teaching with Willard Gatewood
  • Upcoming Events

April 2005

  • Why Write Learning Objectives?

March 2005

  • Keeping the Ball Rolling to a Fruitful Conclusion

February 2005

  • Using Class Time for Optimal Learning: Some Practical Suggestions
  • Upcoming Events and Special Thanks