Worksheet Wednesday – Team Assessment Rubric


Worksheet Wednesday is a new feature on the Agile Faculty blog. Each month, I’ll introduce a new theme, a practical worksheet, and tips and strategies for using the worksheet in your faculty work. Our November theme is assessing group projects, which can be challenging no matter how complex the project. Do you assign a group … Continue reading Worksheet Wednesday – Team Assessment Rubric

Worksheet Wednesday – Team Assessment


Worksheet Wednesday is a new feature on the Agile Faculty blog. Each month, I’ll introduce a new theme, a practical worksheet, and tips and strategies for using the worksheet in your faculty work. The first Worksheet Wednesday worksheet asked you to think about how to set up students groups for success from the outset of … Continue reading Worksheet Wednesday – Team Assessment

Worksheet Wednesday – Creating Strong Teams Video!


Time to get *really* experimental with the new Worksheet Wednesday series! Last week I posted the very first WW worksheet, an activity for creating conditions for student teams to thrive early in a group project. Below is a video of me talking through the worksheet, sharing where the idea came from, how it might be … Continue reading Worksheet Wednesday – Creating Strong Teams Video!

Creating Strong Teams – Worksheet Wednesday


Welcome back, Agile Faculty! It’s the first Worksheet Wednesday! (OK, I’ve gotten all the exclamation points out of my system, promise!) As I shared in my last post, Wednesdays on the blog are going to be devoted to sharing  worksheets that help us to play with and think through teaching activities, brainstorm ways to approach … Continue reading Creating Strong Teams – Worksheet Wednesday

Actually Writing the Proposal


So far in this series we’ve done some extensive prep work to put together a strong book proposal. We’ve covered proposals as persuasive tools, confirming the project is actually book-length, finding the right publisher to target, and understanding the different sections of a proposal. Now it’s time to write. Everyone has their own writing process, … Continue reading Actually Writing the Proposal