2005: Movie marathon — Watched King Arthur, Ring 2 (not worth watching), Ranma, and My Little
Bride with Marcelle, Grace, Ranulf, Peppy, and Sean at [...]
2004: Blogging — Perhaps a group blog might be a good idea. I’ll give 10 minutes at the
end of each period (ouch, that [...]
2004: Heuristics for good lectures — http://www.cmu.edu/teaching/resources/coursedesign_research.html
How can you draw/grab students’ attention to your lecture given their preoccupation with so many things when they walk into [...]
2004: Themes —
Specificity. Start with the four to six broad concepts, principles, or themes for the semester, then write specific objectives for [...]
2004: Learning-centered syllabus — http://www.cte.iastate.edu/tips/syllabi.html
I should expose my students to these questions. We’ve missed out on
them so far.
- How do we think in [...]
2004: Interesting notes from the best practices — 2http://northonline.sccd.ctc.edu/eceprog/bstprac.htm603
Guided Lecture: Students listen to 15-20 minutes of lecture without taking notes. At the end, they spend five minutes [...]
2004: A Brief Summary of the Best Practices in Teaching — Intended to Challenge the Professional Development of All Teachers
Compiled by Tom Drummond North Seattle Community College, 1994, 2002
2004: Planning for instruction: CS21A — Following tips from http://trc.virginia.edu/Publications/UVaTeaching/I1.htm
What do you expect students to learn?
In CS21A, I expect students to learn how to write graphical [...]
2004: Free NZ visa — On the plus side, our country has a bilateral fee waiver agreement
with NZ for visitor’s visas not exceeding 59 days. [...]
2004: NZ — How can I make an appointment?
Tuesday afternoon, 10:00 a.m.?
Hey, no one’s picking up at the NZ embassy.
Lodging: 9:00 – 12:30, [...]
2004: sacha/try-expand-emacs-wiki-name —
(defun sacha/try-expand-emacs-wiki-name (old)
"Expand a wiki name."
(he-init-string (he-dabbrev-beg) (point))