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Carrot Versus Stick Teaching

Students try harder, and learn more, when your grading includes rewards, rather than just punishments.
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Playing With Technology

Why I gave peer instruction and polling a try, and how they’ve changed my teaching.
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Don’t Avoid Risk — Manage It

Formal risk-management methods might be overkill, but you can learn how to informally evaluate the potential hazards facing your projects.
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The Kids Are Still Alright

Maybe it’s your own generational bias that is getting in the way of appreciating today’s undergraduates.