Teaching Resources

Guides and resources to help with remote learning, student assessment and engagement.

An In-Depth Perspective: Students & Online Learning

Students are deterred from enrolling in courses this Fall. We asked them why, find out more here.
8 min

Crafting Rubrics For Higher Education

Building a rubric from scratch can seem like a very daunting task. Rubric-based assessments are a useful tool for a variety of reasons:
6 minutes

How to convert your course content into Kritik Activities

Cumulative assignments can be transformed into smaller segments of peer evaluation that will ultimately help your students produce a higher quality final assignment.
6 minutes

Measuring Student Engagement for Large Classes

How can you as an instructor measure the effectiveness of your teaching when you have over 300 students? Find out more.
5 min

How to Improve Student Engagement Outside of the Classroom

How to ensure students are engaged and interactive throughout the term, not just in your classroom.
5 min

Why Calibrated Peer Review Saves Professors Time

See how calibrated peer review can save professors grading time while ensuring students receive optimal feedback on assignments.
9 min

How to Maximize Your Peer Evaluations Results

Learn what you need to do to maximize the results of your peer evaluations
5 min

4 Tips on Transitioning your Course for Online Learning

Learn how to transform your in-class lecture into online experiences for students.
6 min

Help Students Learn Better: Develop Their Critical Thinking Skills

Learn how Peer Assessment helps students develop critical thinking skills with Bloom's Taxonomy.
8 min

Implementing Remote Class Discussions

Since in-person classes have come to a halt, it has become difficult to organize and run interactive activities like in-class discussions.
5 minutes

Value of Peer Feedback Beyond the Classroom

Critical and motivational feedback feedback increases productivity, overall knowledge retention and more quality in students work.
4 minutes

Using Scientific Research to Increase Academic Performance

There is no secret formula that will improve academic achievement for students. If it had been there it would definitely differ by faculty. The purpose of this article is to lay out theories which have actually worked; real studies that are directly achieving results.
8 minutes

Teaching Tips In The Midst of COVID-19

Amidst the pain and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, professors are scrambling to transition their courses online. Here are some tips to ensure that students stay engaged during a time of social distancing.
5 minutes