The purpose of this section is to provide General Studies Instructors with a forum for exploring and sharing resources, strategies, and ideas. Please share your ideas, insights, and resources by emailing them to Dr. Gina Huston.
INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCES BY TOPIC
(By listing these sites, OC does not imply an endorsement of the content of the pages; the sites are listed simply as a referral.)
General Teaching Tips and Strategies
Practical teaching tips
Indiana University's Teaching Strategies: Look under the Handbook link which includes great tips on preparation, methods, and environment
Teaching Strategies Be sure to scroll all the way through it!
Using Collaborative Learning
Joint Assignments with ENG 98:
Career Plan and Exploratory Essay:
Detailed Task Sheet:
Joint Assignment Grade Sheet:
Diversity in the classroom
Improving Lecturing Skills
Tips and Strategies for Student Success/Master Student topics
- Scroll down through this Middle Tennessee State University page for lots of great ideas for activities and resources. http://www.mtsu.edu/~studskl/
- Want to use case studies as a spring board for discussions or to check students' understanding of application of skills? See the publisher's website for Linda Wong, author of Essential Study Skills. Check out the Weblinks and Supplemental Activities links on the left side menu for ideas.
NOTE: For links to Study Skills websites for use by students, see the General Studies webpage for students.
(Please note that the web addresses are given so that you can print out the URLs.)
GEN-S 99 Resources:
- Did you know about the resources and support available to you at the OC Learning and Teaching Center? Examples of what the Center offers will be posted.
- Share your favorite learning activities or teaching strategies. We will collect them and post them here.
- The General Studies Department meeting schedule will be posted so that you can plan accordingly.
SYLLABI FROM GENERAL STUDIES INSTRUCTORS
GEN-S 99 Syllabus Dianne
GEN- S 99 Syllabus Odessa
GEN-S 99 syllabus Ginny
GEN-S 100 Syllabus Connie
GEN-S 100 Schedule Connie
GEN-S 100 Schedule Connie Winter 06
GEN-S 100 Online Syllabus Laurie
GEN-S 100 Assignments intensive Laurie
GEN- S 100 Schedule Odessa
GEN-S 100 SyllabusOdessa
GEN-S 110 syllabus
Are there any other resources you would like to see? Please let us know!