This post focuses on the topic late assignments. Situations vary considerably, so a policy of “no late papers” may work well in one situation, but not another. In this blog Bonnie Mullinix, Jacaranda Educational Development, reports the results of work with faculty members in a Learning Community pertaining to the topic of policies on late papers/assignments. She also provides some guiding themes to consider when considering policies related to assignment deadlines.
Month: July 2015
This post focuses on the topic developing a growth mindset in our students. Teaching alone is not enough. It is extremely important that we also help our students to be better learners. In this blog, Scott Gaier, Taylor University describes work he has been doing in the area of encouraging his students to adopt a more active role in the learning process.