Happy new semester and happy new class!

We knew long time ago that positive environment is contributing to better learning. Faculty Focus shares some strategies on how to make your classroom a more positive one, be happier, and help students to be more engaged in learning. In brief:

  • Develop a “positive” syllabus or course outline
  • Focus on student strengths
  • Teach students about mindfulness
  • Build intrinsic motivation
  • Encourage a growth mindset
  • Practice gratitude

Happy new semester!