Teaching Tip # 6
A Guiding Principle for your interactions with Students
Try to keep this in mind in all your interactions with students: Students will forget what you say, forget what you do, but they will never forget how you make them feel.
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Archived Teaching Tips of the Week
Teaching Tip #1
Every Teacher Should strive to give every student equal opportunity for learning.
Teaching Tip # 2
Promoting discussion in your class
The first class is an appropriate time to establish guidelines for class participation and discussion and to ask for students' cooperation in implementing these guidelines. Here are a few guidelines to share with your students:
Teaching Tip # 3
Here are a few simple strategies to get students to respond to questions or participate more:
Teaching Tip # 4
Getting students to listen to each other in class discussions
Teaching Tip # 5
Student classroom participation
One way to get the students to participate more in class is to give them an assignment that they have to come prepared to speak about. For example, you might ask them to bring a quote from the assigned reading which they especially related to, was inspiring or enlightening. Or you might ask them to bring a quote of a passage that they did not understand.