Why Are There Always a Few?

I start teaching my summer course on Tuesday, and I have two sections of 25 students each. I sent the students their first email about the course this past Tuesday, providing them with information on how to register for the online component of the course as well making them aware that they have two assignments … Continue reading Why Are There Always a Few?

Do My Students Even Need Me Any More?

I guess the question in the title of this blog contains a bit of hubris, since it implies that at least at some point my students did need me. While it may be true that the best way to learn something is to teach it to yourself,  as a teacher, I have always believed (hoped?) that what … Continue reading Do My Students Even Need Me Any More?