Teaching

Using MyPlan

MyPLAN (My Personal Learning and Advising Network) is a campus-wide platform used for tracking student progress and facilitating student-instructor interactions at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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Technology

MERLOT: A teaching and learning repository

November 2009

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Top Ten Teaching Mistakes

Adapted with permission from an article by Rick Reis in Tomorrow’s Professor E-Mail Newsletter*

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Taking Back the Classroom

Taking Back the Classroom: Tips for the College Professor on Becoming a More Effective Teacher (Delaney Kirk, 2005, Tiberius Publications) was developed from questions and issues raised at workshops on classroom management that the a

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Teaching

Syllabus Policy

All classroom instructors should be aware of Section 4.1 of the Bylaws of the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska, which requires instructors to “inform students

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What’s in YOUR Syllabus?

A course syllabus introduces both you and the subject to your students; communicates your goals and expectations; serves as official notice to students about course policies and requirements; and functions as a good learning tool.

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Grading
Lecture

Teaching Assistants

Section 4.2 of the UNL Student Code of Conduct is specific about the importance of maintaining academic honesty and integrity in our classrooms.

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10 Things to Do on the First Day of Class

Beginnings are important. Whether you’re teaching a large introductory course for freshmen or an advanced course in your major field, it makes  good sense to start the semester off well.

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Leading Discussions

Classroom discussions can lead to important student learning. To most effectively use discussion as a teaching and learning tool in your course, consider these suggestions.

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Academic Integrity: A Letter to My Students

Bill Taylor, professor emeritus of political science at Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, Ill., is deeply convinced that academic integrity on the part of both faculty and students is an essential part of any true educational experience.

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