Spring Break Brain Drain

Well, Spring Break has come and gone, and students and their instructors are back in the classrooms. It's amazing how quickly a week can fly by, and even more amazing how quickly some time off can seem to wipe all former knowledge and learning from our students. Anyone else have a class come down with … Continue reading Spring Break Brain Drain

Academic Amnesia

I am always surprised to hear from my colleagues how much of the curriculum I teach my students should know from previous grades. Yet whenever I cover these concepts they act like it's the first time they ever heard of it! I've come to refer to this phenomenon as Academic Amnesia!