College of Sciences
The goal of my teaching, and center of my teaching philosophy, is active learning. One of my ultimate objectives in teaching is to facilitate learning by helping students to gain the necessary skills to take control of and become active participants in their own learning. I truly believe that knowledge gained thro...
College of Education & Human Performance
Each semester I approach my classroom in the spirit of the late James Baldwin, "For these are all of our children. We either profit by or pay for whatever they become." Education is a life or death situation for many children in our public schools. The young boys to your right represent the real impact of teaching...
College of Arts and Humanities
Three goals that are central to my overall teaching
philosophy are energy, respect, and edification.
Energy: I believe that a
good teacher should be dynamic, enthusiastic, and passionate for the subject,
very knowledgeable and competent in communicating his or her knowledge. These