"COVID19" Archive

Masks in the Classroom: Part 2!

professor in mask

About this time last year, I wrote a short post with a few mask recommendations and tips for teaching in a mask. We’ve learned a lot over the past year, so I thought it might be helpful to ...

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Trauma-Informed Pedagogy

woman looking stressed

Maybe you have already experienced this in your classroom; students are exhausted, struggling personally or academically, while others aren’t responding altogether. It is no surprise that the ...

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Shared Spaces: Whiteboarding In Online Courses

instructor pointing to whiteboard

*this post is co-authored with Amy Archambault, Instructional Designer in the Office of Online Education, and Lynne Yengulalp, Assistant Teaching Professor in the Department of Mathematics and ...

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Strategies for Accommodating Students: Spring 2021 Update

The gatehouse at the Reynolda Road entrance to Wake Forest shows the current Operating Status Orange level as cars enter, on the campus of Wake Forest University, Tuesday, November 10, 2020.

*Note this is an updated version of our previous blog post from October 26, 2020. The information here discusses what we learned from our Fall survey of students and faculty and also new ...

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Thoughts on Supporting Students During the 2020 Post-Election Moment

Wake Forest students gather and march to an early voting site across the street from campus on Thursday, October 15, 2020. The Demon Deacon mascot joins the march.

Today’s post is a guest post by Michele Gillespie and the Associate Deans of the College

It’s been a rough year, to say the least. The upcoming election—just a few days away ...

Strategies for Accommodating Students in Quarantine

orange status with students in a school; at home; in a hotel

We’re getting very close to the Thanksgiving break where you are prepared to teach remotely for the duration of the semester. However, many of you teaching in-person classes may be ...

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Leveraging Text-to-Speech and Screen Reading Tools

This post is co-authored by Anita McCauley in the Center for the Advancement of Teaching; Eudora Struble and Jonathan Milam in Information System’s Office of Technology Accessibility; and Amy ...

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Teaching in a Physically Distanced Classroom

students and teacher in a physically distanced classroom

There’s understandably been a lot of discussion about teaching in an online setting since the pandemic forced us all online in March. But the physical classroom will also be quite different ...

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Mask Recommendations and Tips for Teaching in a Mask

professor teaching in mask

Wake Forest School of Law professor Brenda Gibson teaches new first year students in her Legal Analysis, Writing, and Research class.

Many of you are heading back into the classroom next week ...

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Digital Pedagogy Ideas from The Once and Future Classroom

Carrie Johnston, Z. Smith Reynolds Library
Gale Sigal, Department of English

A multicolored banner reading The Once and Future Classroom with statues in the background

The Once and Future Classroom is an online, peer-reviewed journal published by the Teaching Association for Medieval ...

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