Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Secret Message to Less Popular Instructors

Maybe you're new here? Maybe you're still relatively new but you speak quietly and with an accent? Maybe you've been here a couple years and are having trouble catching on to the way that we do things around here? Maybe you have no idea what the students' problem with your class is even though they complain to me about you on a regular basis?

In any event, here's a tip for you: Never, never, never tell your students that this is your first time teaching this class.