Motivation and the College Instructor

I would complete the review of my syllabus, start to move on, and then interject, “I almost forgot something. Did I mention that I won’t be teaching you anything this semester?”

Do Boy Scouts Make the Best Instructors?

Maybe so, because we know they will always be prepared.

( Note: If you use equipment of any kind when you teach, pay close attention to Item 6. )

The Boy Scout motto, everyone knows it. “Be Prepared.” There is no better advice of a college instructor. I want to couple this with the old Head & Shoulders tag line from half a century ago. “You only get one chance to make a first impression.” ..... (read more)