I started my college class last week with a story: Researchers at the University of Maryland asked 200 of their professors, “What are your biggest concerns the first day of class?” One of the

  “Really? No wonder my classes were so boring!” That sums up the reactions I get when people hear this. While faculty salaries make up one-third of college budgets,  almost none of the money

Sorry, but college students couldn’t care less about your course. It’s just one of many hoops they jump through to graduate and get a good job. While they care about doing well, more often

You know that feeling when someone embarrasses you? Or when you get shut down? Student do. They know when professors respond sarcastically. Or trivialize their responses. It makes students feel dumb, embarrassed. They learn