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Resources for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

A guide to practical and research resources for faculty.

Student Responsibility

John Hopkins School of Education provides activities and structure for "developing and sustain[ing] a responsible and self-managed classrom" and questions the assumption that the teacher is the benevolent autocrat.

Whose Classroom Is It? Building Student Responsibility and Self-Management in Our Classrooms

Leading Sessions

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Highlighted Articles

Bartlett, T. (2004, September 17). Taking Control of the Classroom. The Chronicle of Higher Education, A8. https://chronicle.com/article/Taking-Control-of-the/20311/

Building Student Engagement: Classroom Atmosphere. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/building-student-engagement-classroom-atmosphere/

Chan, K. (2011, November 3). Translating 7 Effective Habits for the Classroom. The Chronicle of Higher Education. Retrieved from https://chronicle.com/article/Translating-7-Effective-Habits/129620/

Classroom Management Strategies for Working with Difficult Students. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/classroom-management-strategies-for-working-with-difficult-students/

Classroom Management: Discipline Pitfalls in the College Classroom. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/classroom-management-discipline-pitfalls-in-the-college-classroom/

Dealing with Difficult Students: the Narcissist. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/dealing-with-difficult-students-the-narcissist/

Dealing with High-Maintenance Students. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/dealing-with-high-maintenance-students/

Effective Classroom Management: A Helpful Handout for Students. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/effective-classroom-management-a-helpful-handout-for-students/

Four Tips for Dealing with Difficult Students. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/four-tips-for-dealing-with-difficult-students/

Managing Disruptive Students in the College Classroom. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/managing-disruptive-students-in-the-college-classroom/

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Center for Faculty Excellence. (2004). FYC22.pdf. Managing Classroom Conflict. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://cfe.unc.edu/pdfs/FYC22.pdf

Using the Syllabus to Lay Down the Law. (n.d.). Faculty Focus. Retrieved February 26, 2014, from http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/effective-classroom-management/using-the-syllabus-to-lay-down-the-law/