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Start Your Semester Strong With Improved Grade Transparency

By The Expert TA Team June 16, 2017

The first day of any class sets the stage of expectations for the semester, a chief component of..

College Board Resources For New AP® Physics Instructors

By Zach Kilburn June 12, 2017

The College Board is a non-profit organization that connects students to college readiness..

Helping Students Ease Text Anxiety

By The Expert TA Team May 26, 2017

In 1960,  Seymour Sarason and his colleagues first articulated the issue of test anxiety among..

A Series on Instructional Resources for Physics

By The Expert TA Team March 31, 2017

You have seen an occasional post from us where we have offered advice about instructional..

TRUE Partial Credit Grading with Expert TA

By The Expert TA Team March 28, 2017

Many instructors feel online homework systems are lacking the ability to grade student work..

An Instructor's Guide to Selecting Course Materials

By Zach Kilburn March 24, 2017

Finding new course materials can be quite an undertaking. There are multiple considerations that..

Tools for Sharing Teaching Materials

By The Expert TA Team March 19, 2017

Instructors have a long history of sharing resources between one another within departments and..

A Guide to In-Class Physics Demonstrations

By The Expert TA Team March 10, 2017

Classroom demonstrations can be a great way to get students excited about what you want them to..

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