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Student Feedback Perceptions

I read an interesting study about how students perceive teacher feedback on writing assignments.  I've included the reference at the bottom, and you can find it by searching the McKay Library database (it's quite short).  The study was performed…

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Synergy and Deep Learning

Recently I reviewed a talk given by Elder Kim B. Clark on the topic of Deep Learning and as I studied I saw a strong connection between what he taught and what we are learning about Synergy in studying this semester's theme on…

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I'm not smart enough!!!

Note- This is written from the perspective of when I teach Pathway courses. In some of our matriculated courses, it may be wise for a student to revisit pre-reqs or other lower level courses before once again attempting the class you…

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Encouraging Students with F's

I was asked to share this with everyone, so here you go. =)

Recently I had 2 students who had F's in my class. One of them, had 0% on her Exam 1 & 2 because of the way our course is set up (we are to zero them out if they get 75% or…

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