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Introverts Can Thrive with Group Work

Cooperative group work helps students learn, but some question “what about the introverts?” This post describes 5 activities and 6 characteristics of group activities that help everyone learn.

Box: Collaboration at Duke Gets a Facelift

Collaboration across campus for students, courses, and staff just got easier thanks to cloud storage accounts in Duke’s Box. Users are able to upload up to 50 GB of data to access from any computer, however this new service is much more than a place to save files.

Essays on teaching excellence

The Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network, a national organization focused on faculty and TA development, recently made Volume 21 of their Teaching Excellence Essay series available online. Volume 21 consists of eight short and succinct scholarly essays that present innovative viewpoints on college and university instruction. Below are links to this year’s essays, […]