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Contributors – During Office Hours 28/08/2019

Curious about who submits to our site?
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Contributors – During Office Hours Chris Bass is a doctoral candidate in the Department of English at the University of Illinois Chicago. He has taught English and Executive Functioning Skills in both Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago suburbs. His research interests include Disability Studies, Literacy Studies, and English Edu....

23/08/2019

‪New semester. New syllabi. Find them and share yours on our site to help our community of resources grow 🙂‬

Avoiding 'Thing' Words – During Office Hours 11/06/2019

Avoiding 'Thing' Words – During Office Hours I'll admit right off the bat that my major pet peeve is 'thing' words. In my experience, these words pop up all over the place and I cringe every time I see them. 'Thing' words are vague, bland, weak, and leave much open to interpretation. And, most of all, they read as lazy writing.

Characters, Conflict, and Goals 04/06/2019

Characters, Conflict, and Goals It can be difficult to reveal connections between key elements of craft in fiction writing classes, but this activity is designed to do just that.

23/05/2019

Dealing with burnout? Fighting the post-semester blues? Submit your tips, tricks, and advice to share with other teachers on DOH

Submissions – During Office Hours 21/05/2019

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Submissions – During Office Hours During Office Hours is looking for usable teaching related content. The easiest way to describe what we’re looking for is to think about what we do during office hours: prepare, plan, reflect, and problem solve (to name a few). What do we want? Your tried and tested methods, tips, techniques, hand...

02/03/2019

Are student evaluations a fair form of evaluation?

22/02/2019

Are you arranging a conference? Looking for proposals or submissions? Let us know and we’ll promote them on our social media 🙂

Images 22/02/2019

Do you have any ‘gets it’ moments you’d like to share with us?

21/02/2019

Do you have any activities or advice for helping students write literature reviews? Help us build our lit review resources by submitting!

18/02/2019

What type of resources would you like to see on DOH? Comment here and we’ll see what we can do 🙂

14/02/2019

Are you looking to get more involved with DOH? Are you keen on social media? We’re looking for a volunteer Social Media Manager to help us out! If you’re interested, contact us at [email protected]

Images 13/02/2019
Submissions – During Office Hours 07/11/2018

‪Managing to stay motivated or up to date? Let us know your strategies for beating the late semester slump

Submissions – During Office Hours During Office Hours is looking for usable teaching related content. The easiest way to describe what we’re looking for is to think about what we do during office hours: prepare, plan, reflect, and problem solve (to name a few). What do we want? What you already have. Your tried and tested methods,...

Submissions – During Office Hours 14/08/2018

How do you deal with student requests for grade changes? Submit your thoughts and strategies at http://ow.ly/INCu30lomqY

Submissions – During Office Hours During Office Hours is looking for usable teaching related content. The easiest way to describe what we’re looking for is to think about what we do during office hours: prepare, plan, reflect, and problem solve (to name a few). What do we want? What you already have. Your tried and tested methods,...

During Office Hours – During Office Hours 03/08/2018

As we approach a new fall semester, we’re looking to expand our collection of syllabi. We’d love to see both your new innovations and your tried and trusted semester plans and assignments. You can find and submit these at:

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MLA Formatting in Word and Google Docs – During Office Hours 27/07/2018

Tired of issues with indents and page numbers? Try this step-by-step guide for formatting in Word and Google Docs

MLA Formatting in Word and Google Docs – During Office Hours A simple handout that provides instructions for adding first line and hanging indents and inserting page numbers in Word and Google Docs documents.

22/05/2018

Join our syllabus roundup! Send us your best and find inspiring new syllabi

Submissions – During Office Hours 10/03/2018

Feeling the grading grind? Share your tips and tricks, trials and tribulations of midterm grading

Submissions – During Office Hours During Office Hours is looking for usable teaching related content. The easiest way to describe what we’re looking for is to think about what ...

Episode 2: "Student Expectations" 08/03/2018

Contributor Eric and his colleague Peter explore what students expect from us and what we expect of them

Episode 2: "Student Expectations" Classroom Hacks: Episode 2 "Student Expectations" focuses on the standards that we have for our students and the expectations students should have from our classes. We talk about the various challen

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