Monthly Archives: January 2013

The terror of teaching outside the comfort zone

I’m teaching out of my comfort zone this semester and it’s a very scary place to be. After five years of teaching the same first-year business communications courses, I accepted a request to design a new writing course to help … Continue reading

Posted in adult education, Course design, Critical Thinking, Reflective Practice, Transformative learning | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Marketing Man would not be pleased

Brook Johnston would not be impressed. Before I teach my first-year Advertising students how to blog each year, I introduce them to Brook, a brilliant young writer and former Advertising student of mine who parlayed his college marketing blog into … Continue reading

Posted in adult education, Blogging, Course design, Critical Thinking, Reflective Practice, Transformative learning | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment