Teaching Tips

… a resource page in the Competencies database

toteachistolearntwiceResources for university teaching

Journals and centres

The Chronicle of Higher Education, at http://www.chronicle.com/

Inside Higher Education, at https://www.insidehighered.com/, with a daily newsletter

Times Higher Education, at https://www.timeshighereducation.com/

University Affairs, at http://www.universityaffairs.ca/

Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning, at http://bokcenter.harvard.edu/, and the Bok Blog at http://bokcenter.harvard.edu/blog

University of Toronto Centre for Teaching Support and Learning, at http://teaching.utoronto.ca/

Oxford Learning Institute, at http://www.learning.ox.ac.uk/

Atlas pages on teaching and learning

Promoting Learning (a topic in Implementation and Delivery)

Experiential Learning

Problem-Based, Project-Based, and Team-Based Learning

Selected articles on teaching, engagement, and technology
How to Make the Most of a Policy Discussion Group, James Mitchell (2021)

What does good learning look like? Civil Service Learning (2016)

Spacing Learning Events Over Time – What the Research Says, Will Thalheimer (2006)

What Makes a Good Teacher? Rob Jenkins (2016)

Understanding the Learning Process – Tutorial Teaching in the Context of Research into Learning in Higher Education, Oxford Learning Institute (2000)

Zero Correlation between Evaluations and Learning, Collen Flaherty (2016)

What Students Really Think, Review of “To My Professor,” Colleen Flaherty (2016)

YouTube video – Assessment: The Silent Killer of Learning / Eric Mazur [Dudley Herschbach Teacher/Scientist Lecture] (2013)

Small group teaching, Oxford Learning Institute (2016)

What does retirement mean for academics? Lincoln Allison, Eric Thomas, and Richard Larschan, Times Higher Education (2016)

What ‘Grit’ Means for College Educators, Daniel Porterfield, Inside Higher Ed (2016)

Are you forcing your political views on your students? Will Grant and Daren Linvill, Times Higher Education (2016)

Laptops Are Great. But Not During a Lecture or a Meeting, Susan Dynarski, New York Times (2017)

For better learning in college lectures, lay down the laptop and pick up a pen, Susan Dynarski, Brookings (2017)

Don’t Insult Your Class by Banning Laptops, Matthew Numer, Chronicle of Higher Education (2017)

The Use of Mobile Devices in the College Classroom, Bok Blog (2015)

Why we are weaning our students from electronic noise, Ryan Balot and Clifford Orwin (2016)

Why academics should NOT make time for social media, Gabriel Egan (2016)

Experiential Learning, University of Texas (2017)

Why Cold-Calling on Students Works, David Gooblar (2016)

Olena Hankivsky (2014), Intersectionality 101

Selected articles on freedom of expression on campus

Nicholas Kristof (2016), The Dangers of Echo Chambers on Campus, New York Times, 10 December

Alan Rappeport and Noah Weiland (2016), White Nationalists Celebrate ‘an Awakening’ After Donald Trump’s Victory, New York Times, 19 November

Lawrence Summers (2016), Larry Summers: ‘Political correctness’ has become a codeword for hate, Washington Post, 17 November, in conjunction with Andrew Duehren (2016), Summers Decries ‘Creeping Totalitarianism’ at Colleges, Harvard Crimson, 21 January

Mark Lila (2016), The End of Identity Liberalism, New York Times Sunday Review, 18 November

Lyell Asher (2016), Low Definition in Higher Education, American Scholar, 16 November

Michael Roth (2016), Vigilance and Inclusivity – Now, More Than Ever, Inside Higher Ed, 14 November

Bryan Stascavage (2016), My Liberal University Cemented My Vote for Trump, New York Times, 10 November

Scott Jaschik (2016), Free Speech in Contentious Times, Inside Higher Ed, 14 November

Margaret Wente (2016), The perilous whiteness of … pumpkins? Globe and Mail 7 October 2016

Jonathan Haidt (2015), YouTube video – Coddling U. vs. Strengthening U 

We the Internet Documentary (2016), YouTube video – Is the University Killing Free Speech and Open Debate?

University of Chicago (2015), Report of the Committee on Freedom of Expression

Margaret Wente (2016), Welcome to college – and the thought police, 10 September 

See also the stories and articles on: Jordan Peterson Against Political Correctness Story

Page created by: Ian Clark, last modified 6 February 2021.

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