Pack Hacks for Faculty: Going Interdisciplinary with the Arts
This month, Victoria Ralston, a lecturer and coordinator of the visual arts concentration in arts studies in Interdisciplinary Studies, gives insight on how to introduce interdisciplinary perspectives in classes with the Arts NC State Curricular Connections Guide.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Connecting with First-Year Students
This month, Kimberly Bush, director of undergraduate programs and teaching associate professor; and Michael Kanters, interim department head and professor in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, give advice on how to help Spring Connect students make a successful transition to NC State.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Quantitative Literacy on Discussion Boards
This month, Justin Post, teaching associate professor and director of online programs in the Department of Statistics, gives advice on using discussion boards (like Moodle) to facilitate engagement on quantitative data.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Taking Travel Lessons to the Classroom
This month, Gary Blank, associate and Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor and director of undergraduate programs in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, gives advice on taking travel lessons back to your classroom.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Two-Stage Collaborative Exams
This month, Lisa Falk, a teaching assistant professor in the Department of Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, talks about how switching to two-stage collaborative exams benefits both faculty and students.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Making Student Work Public
This month, Steph Jeffries, a teaching associate professor in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, speaks to the benefits of making student work public.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Quick Tips to Improve Forum Post Quality
This month, Julianne Treme, a teaching associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, gives advice on improving the quality of online forum posts to enhance classroom discussion and outcomes.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Engaging Students in Online Learning
In this month's Pack Hacks, Kim Allen, director of graduate programs, associate professor and extension specialist in the Department of Youth, Family and Community Sciences, and Angela Smith, teaching associate professor and coordinator of college counseling and the student development program in the Department of Educational Leadership, Policy and Human Development, give insight into keeping students engaged in online learning.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Teaching International Students
This month, Jillian Haeseler, teaching assistant professor and director of the English as a Second Language program in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, gives advice on engaging international students in the classroom.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Principles for Classroom Balance
This month, Candy Beal, associate professor in the Department of Teacher Education and Learning Sciences, introduces James Gabarino’s principles on teaching, learning and living with balance.