As part of the new instructor application, we require that you describe your own individual teaching philosophy. Below is the teaching philosophy of Scott Peska, Director of Support and Advocacy.
I believe that students learn through being engaged and involved in the subject matter. Students should feel encouraged about their ability to think, learn, and perform in a learning environment that is supportive and filled with enthusiasm for the subject matter. For this to occur, students need to see the connection between the subject matter and how they can apply it in their daily lives.
As a UNIV 101 instructor I feel it is important to have:
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Completed applications must be submitted via email to email@example.com, completed online, or returned to the First- and Second-Year Experience Office in Chick Evans Fieldhouse, Room 101.
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