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The topic about which you may know most may be the hardest one about which to write: yourself. The biggest hurdle to overcome is the nagging, uncomfortable feeling that saying nice things about yourself somehow oversteps the bounds of humility.

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Assess and evaluate are words closely enough related to be used in defining each other. However, there are differences in educational assessment and evaluation processes.

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Teaching
On Course: A Week-by-Week Guide to your First Semester of College Teaching

by James Lang, PhD

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If teams are structured properly, most students end the semester liking them. Many report having made new friends.

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Teaching

In many disciplines, publishing is an important part of being a graduate student. Students who go on to secure tenure track faculty positions find that publishing is a vital part of achieving tenure.

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Your undergraduate students come from a variety of different backgrounds, regions, secondary school experiences and belief systems. These are just a few factors that contribute to the prior knowledge in your classroom.

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Teaching
A lot vs. Alot
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Writing

The Muddiest Point efficiently provides instructors with timely student feedback. While students may shy from raising their hands and to ask questions, they tend to see the Muddiest Point as unobtrusive.

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Professional Development
Teaching

Graduate students need to be able to present their material at times or give talks as needed.

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Navigating Graduate School
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