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online students

Empathizing with your Online Students

Get a student’s perspective by taking a few online courses yourself! Typically, when I post my personal introduction to an online class at the beginning of a session, I include my education and experience information, but I also make sure to empathize …
Sources

Popular vs. Scholarly Sources 101

Help prepare students for a productive research strategy by demonstrating the differences between poplar and scholarly sources. Okay, think fast. How do you tell the difference between popular and scholarly sources? Maybe a little list runs through your head, like this: Is …
Checklist

Midterm Grades: How Do They Help?

It’s that time of year, again, when you’re probably considering – or have completed – the practice of submitting midterm grades. If you are still on the fence of whether or not to do midterm grades, then here are a few points …
End-of-term blues

End-of-Term Blues

Why do I get the blues at the end of each semester? Each time a course ends, pretty much as soon as I submit course grades, I experience the blues: I feel slightly bored, restless, dissatisfied. It usually takes me a week …
Apple and Stethoscope

Nutrition Education in the Community

Nutrition Education in the Community Assistant Clinical Professor of Nutrition Katie Ferraro, MPH, RD, CDE, explores a variety of industries in which prospective nutrition and dietetics professionals can find rewarding careers. As a Registered Dietitian and nutrition educator, I get lots of questions from …
student evaluations
Student Evaluations Can be Helpful: And Here’s How
online students
Empathizing with your Online Students
Sources
Popular vs. Scholarly Sources 101
Social Justice
Mere Education