Pedagogy Unbound on Vitae
Since November of 2013, I've been writing a teaching column for the Chronicle of Higher Education's Vitae site. It appears every two weeks. Below are the most recent essays.
Sometimes Their Gripe is Legit
June 14, 2017
Instead of being defensive about a student’s complaint, why not try listening?
No, Student Evaluations Aren't "Worthless"
May 31, 2017
Flawed? Yes. But right now they're the best instrument we've got for measuring teaching effectiveness.
We Keep Ignoring the Audience
May 17, 2017
Teaching graduate students to pay attention to who they’re writing for could go a long way toward improving academic writing.