Recent Teaching Tips

10 Commandments of Lecturing, by Rachael Brothers

5 Ways Online Teaching Positively Affects Your Classroom, by Rachael Brothers

Stay On Course With the Daily Class Session Guide, by Barbara Hooper, PhD

Establishing Independent Students, by Rachael Brothers

Fostering Learning Retention, by Rachael Brothers

Master Teacher Initiative Teaching Tips

Tips Collapse Tips List

Welcome to the Master Teacher Initiative Teaching Tips. Please click on the folders, below, to view the list of teaching tips. To view a complete tip, click on the title of the teaching tip.

Academic Integrity
Accessibility: Digital Media
Active Learning
Assessment: Tests/Quizzes/Questioning
Cheating and Plagiarism
Class Administration/Classroom Models
Classroom Behavior
Commencement Addresses/Inspiration
Copyright Essentials
Course Design and Evaluation
Creativity and the Classroom
Current Issues in Higher Education
Discussion Strategies
Beam Me Up, Scotty!: Info
Gauging Comprehension after the Class Discussion: Info
Keeping Classroom Discussions on Track: Info
Leading Discussions: About Asking Questions: Info
Leading Discussions: Engaging Your Students Emotionally: A few suggestions for sparking student interest in a discussion topic. Info
Leading Discussions: Getting the Ball Rolling: Info
Leading Discussions: Getting the Whole Class Involved: Some thoughts on the different personality types in your class and how to get them all involved in a discussion. Info
Thinking on Your Feet: Info
Your Role as Classroom Discussion Facilitator: Info
Distance/Online Strategies
Experiential Education
First Day Tips
Funny Stuff
Lesson Planning
Lecture Tips
Professional Matters
Student Centered Instruction
Teaching in the Disciplines
Teaching Strategies
Teaching with Technology