August 16, 2018

As I prepare to start the school year, I remind myself that my way of teaching makes students quit. I know that students come into my class with preconceived notions about teaching and teachers based on their years of experience.  No matter how much I try to prepare, o...

October 13, 2016

Student perceptions about their classwork can have a major impact on the effort put into their work and their retention of their learning.  Feeling uncertain, "dumb" or like their work doesn't meet expectations can lead many students to disengage from the learning proc...

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Education...we have a Quit Point problem

January 27, 2019

The essay was due before winter break, but a surprisingly large number of students had not yet turned in the final summative assessment of the term. W...

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