A Collection of GIFTs
Great Ideas for Teaching
A Collection of GIFTs is a biannual newsletter of best teaching practices developed by MiraCosta's own. It is a collaborative effort of MiraCosta's Writing Center and Teaching Academy.
You may download the collection in part or whole. All downloads are in PDF format.
|Fall 2012 Collection||12.1||
In This Issue...
Steven Deineh, Librarian
|12.3||End-of-Semester Qualitative Assessment
Eric Carstensen, Business
|12.4||The Assignment That Never Was: A Student-Created Assignment
Tony Burman, Transfer Letters
|Spring 2012 Collection||11.1||In This Issue...
Deborah Paige, Editor
|11.2||FedEx'ing the Final
Christina Hata, Business
|11.3||All Aboard the Holiday Express: Three Strategies for Fostering Engagement in Class
Jim Sullivan, Letters
|11.4||Building a Department Portal
Tom Severance, Business
Using Conversation Cards to Review Class Materials and Build Classroom Community
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Submissions are always welcome. There is rolling on-line publication and print distribution following FLEX week. What we look for:
Describe something that worked well in your classroom:
- Tell us about the assignment, exercise, or project. How was it presented, facilitated, or organized?
- What was your objective with this particular exercise or assignment?
- What did it yield for you, for your students, and for the learning process?
Please submit work to M/S 9 or firstname.lastname@example.org