Conversacolor: The Best Classroom Discussion Activity You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Because the instructor does not need to facilitate the discussion, students practice speaking directly to one another, and practice being attentive listeners, rather than “performing” knowledge for the teacher. … More Conversacolor: The Best Classroom Discussion Activity You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

How to Fail a Class Spectacularly: Advice For College Students

As August meanders towards fall, students across the country are packing up piles of crap their parents bought them at Target and figuring out how to Tetris it into their dorm rooms. Soon-to-be freshmen are stepping tentatively into the gaping maw of college bookstores, scanning seemingly endless aisles for their course numbers and professors’ names. … More How to Fail a Class Spectacularly: Advice For College Students