Search type Search syntax
Tags [tag]
Exact "words here"
Author user:1234
user:me (yours)
Score score:3 (3+)
score:0 (none)
Answers answers:3 (3+)
answers:0 (none)
isaccepted:yes
hasaccepted:no
inquestion:1234
Views views:250
Code code:"if (foo != bar)"
Sections title:apples
body:"apples oranges"
URL url:"*.example.com"
Bookmarks inbookmarks:mine
inbookmarks:1234
Status closed:yes
duplicate:no
migrated:no
wiki:no
Types is:question
is:answer
Exclude -[tag]
-apples
For more details on advanced search visit our help page
Results tagged with
Search options user 70982

This tag is related to the role and duties of a teacher, an academic instructor, tutor or a teaching assistant.

11
votes
Ask them whether they want this feedback. Is there any way I can help students develop better writing skills without becoming despised? Yes: change careers and become an English professor. But if th …
answered Nov 1 '21 by Geoffrey Brent
36
votes
Even despite repeated reminders, exams can be a tense time. Some students may honestly forget, and it would be overly harsh to deny them their exam for this. OTOH, some students may do this deliberate …
answered Jan 19 '21 by Geoffrey Brent
61
votes
Humour has a place in teaching. Used judiciously, it can help hold the audience's interest and keep them engaged. …
answered Dec 16 '17 by Geoffrey Brent
9
votes
It's a key skill for anybody in a teaching profession. Academic culture being what it is, not all professors do welcome this kind of conversation. … Some still view teaching duties as an unwelcome distraction from the "real work" of research. (Some people really are much better suited to research than to teaching; others just don't try.) …
answered Apr 3 '18 by Geoffrey Brent
5
votes
(Just because I know somebody's gonna bring it up if I don't address it: yes, there are a few professional fields like teaching or nursing which skew heavily female... and those fields do acknowledge this …
answered Apr 5 '19 by Geoffrey Brent