Classroom Management

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Academic Integrity - information about ethical student behavior, preventing plagiarism, and using turnitin.com. Click here to view.

Best Practices - Provides suggestions for engaging students in discussions and links to external resources on how to negotiate challenging student-teacher interactions. Click here to view.

Class Observations - faculty professional development can include regular classroom visits by peers. These observations are conducted only when requested by individual faculty members.

Classroom Security: Tips on handling emergencies and disruptions.

Diversity and Inclusion - information about managing your environment and suggestions for setting a proper tone for students.

H1N1 (Widespread Absences) Lesson Plan - strategies you can use for your classes when large numbers of students are likely to be absent or even when they are not. Click here to view.

Non-native Speakers - assistance for instructors or students who are non-native speakers of English.

UCF Policies - information from the UCF Policies and Procedures Manual that is directly relevant for your teaching and classroom experiences.

 

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Jennifer Sandoval
College of Sciences Jennifer Sandoval The teaching profession is rich with opportunities to contribute in both academic and personal ways to society and individuals. It is critical that, as educators, we employ an ethic of engagement and reflexivity when it comes to our teaching practices.  I strive to enact what Tobin Hart (2007) calls a “...

Kathie Holland
College of Business Administration Kathie  Holland “Teach on, Kathie Holland! Teach on!” A student wrote this on a Student Perception of Instruction form, and it still echoes in my mind. There are six principles that provide the foundation of my teaching philosophy: Fan the Passion to Incite Action, Create Structure, Build Relationships, Model the Role...

Amr Oloufa
College of Engineering and Computer Science Amr        Oloufa My teaching philosophy relies on the following key foundations: Teach only what students are not likely to learn on their own. Foster collaborative learning while maintaining initiative and personal responsibility. And finally, create a life-long quest for learning and knowledge. I am a ...