Author Archives: kthompson

Lean With It/Rock With It

I feel like a bad feminist. And not in the Roxane Gay sense. More like in the literal sense. A female colleague of mine recently was talking about a “Lean In” group she was running on campus, and I asked … Continue reading

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You Can’t Always Get What You Want

A few months ago I said it was “noble” that some were trying to recreate as exactly as possible in-person experiences online. Multiple weeks into the new semester, I no longer think this is noble. And anyone who is doing … Continue reading

Posted in active learning, cheating, classroom design, classroom management, classroom response systems, inquiry-based learning, online homework systems | 2 Comments