Category Archives: Teaching Practices

Discussion of teaching practices in higher ed.

Multivariate Model

Just read an interesting post at Phil Ebersole’s Blog titled “Can we grade the teachers?.” Ebersole talks about the recent LA Times coverage of LAUSD teachers and the evaluation of their performance. A substantial string of comments follow the post and most of them are … Continue reading

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Measuring Pedagogy

Hacker and Dreifus’ (Higher Education? How Colleges Are Wasting Our Money and Failing Our Kids — and What We Can Do About It) have recently taken the university system to task, arguing that American colleges and universities are no longer focused primarily … Continue reading

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