Archive | 2012

Queens College: Help with Teaching with Technology

The Queens College Teaching with Technology page begins with a basic description of the various tools available for online teaching (i.e What is Blackboard?  What is a Wiki?), and includes links on the how to’s of using these  technologies.  The page ends by providing links to databases and clearinghouses that provide pedagogical support.

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Help with WordPress

Queens College offers a basic tutorial for WordPress beginners.  While the advice begins with help on how to log into Queens College’s Qwriting, the advice that follows is applicable to all WordPress accounts.

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Beyond Hunter

Hunter College’s Academic Center for Excellence in Research and Teaching offers a list of  blogs, ereadings, conferences, organizations, and teaching and learning center information and links Beyond Hunter.

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Handling Surface Errors in Student Writing

Lehman College’s Writing Center offers faculty some practical advice on how to address writing errors by students: Handling Surface Errors in Student Writing

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Solve a Teaching Problem

John Jay College  recommends Carnegie Mellon’s  “Solve a Teaching Problem”  for concrete examples on how to address some of the more basic challenges faced by faculty from what to do if your student/students can’t keep up with the readings to  cheating.  While the advice found here is generally for face-to-face classrooms, most of the information can […]

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Develop As a Teacher

The Center for Teaching at Brooklyn College  has a page dedicated to pedagogy journals and conferences : Develop As a Teacher

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CUNY Writing Centers Recommend..

Below are a list of CUNY recommended writing centers that offer a variety of advice for students. Brooklyn College recommends the  Dartmouth Writing Program

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Internet Research Tutorials that May Double as Assignments

The Internet Detective offers a tutorial for students on how to surf the web and find quality information.  While the site is geared for students and can also be found under “additional resources for students,” faculty might want to consider incorporating the use of the site into an assignment.    The tutorial found on this […]

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Developing General Online Research Skills

The Internet Detective provides useful information on how to correctly use the web to obtain quality information.

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Developing Your Online Research Skills: Course Specific

The Virtual Training Suite offers assistance in developing internet research skills.  Students can choose help from specific college course areas.

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