Halloween edition: Homework that students don’t fear!

Haunted by Homework? While October has been a month of spooky, scary Halloween fun, students won’t appreciate homework they’re afraid to attempt. To make sure homework doesn’t scare your students, consider these three factors: Practice that doesn’t spook students Why punish students for making mistakes on homework? If students fear failure, they may not even … Continue reading Halloween edition: Homework that students don’t fear!

3 Tips on Holding Students Accountable in a Flipped Classroom

If you've ever taught in a flipped classroom, chances are you've been asked how you persuaded your students to do the pre-class work. As Dr. Barbi Honeycutt explains in her post, all instructors have had to find ways to motivate students to do homework, no matter the course structure. Since it's so especially important for … Continue reading 3 Tips on Holding Students Accountable in a Flipped Classroom