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Updated 4C Quality Faculty Model

Almost three years ago, I developed the 4C Model for Quality Faculty. Since that time, we have taken over 2 dozen new faculty through training using that system and the accompanying Personal Teaching Profile. We’ve also addressed various aspects of the model in blog posts, newsletter articles, and faculty development activities. It has served us well […]

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Does Your Course Communicate Your Passion?

Seeking to Reach Them (Pt. 1) Ever think something like, “I sure wish this course had something like…”? Is some connection between God’s Word and your content “burning like fire in your bones” (see Jer. 20)? Well, keep that thought; things are about to get easier for you to make it happen. You likely remember […]

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5 Quick Tips for Helpful Feedback & Recommendations

We all want to give useful recommendations and feedback to our students. Have you ever had a student repeat the same issues you are addressing in their work? I’ve been there. It may be that the students simply cannot grasp the material or the changes you are suggesting. On the other hand, it may be […]

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Decoding your Blackboard Course List

If you’ve been teaching at OKWU for awhile, your Blackboard course list is likely filling up. This can lead to a confusing time clicking through courses looking for the current one, and sometimes even working in the wrong course! Here are some tips to help keep you on track and teaching the correct course. The […]

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Q & A with Zoe Chesed

What do you do here OKWU? I am an academic advisor and adjunct professor. I work on RN-BSN, OM, STEP, and MTA programs. I teach Old Testament and New Testament and sub for Romans and Bible Study Methods. What do you like most about working/teaching at OKWU? I enjoy the students and helping them to […]

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