Teaching Essentials Course

Teaching Essentials Course

An online course especially for new faculty (PhD students, full time, adjunct or clinical) at UNTHSC. This course covers the basics of teaching adults and having a successful classroom experience. Explore materials regarding best practice for effective and efficient teaching in the online, Canvas based course sessions. The course will take approximately 15-20 hours to […]

Cognition: Understanding How People Learn

Cognition: Understanding How People Learn

Pre-existing knowledge Findings from cognitive sciences suggest that people construct new knowledge based on what they already know and believe. Students bring to classroom a range of prior knowledge, experiences, and beliefs (some of them are false or immature), which significantly impact how students perceive, organize, and interpret what we teach in classroom. Abundant evidence […]

Periodic Table of Instructional Design

Periodic Table of Instructional Design

Are you curious about instructional design? This Periodic Table, developed by eLearning brothers, From the eLearning brothers website: “Seeing the tremendous boon that the periodic table is to the field of chemistry and science as a whole, we thought that instructional design could use a quick reference of its own. To that end, we’ve compiled […]