Teaching & Pedagogy

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We think the ship has sailed on whether to use social media to do sociology. For instructors and other academics who are thinking about using more social media to promote discussion and reach audiences, know that different platforms have different strengths. Source: Lester Howard Andrist / The Sociological Cinema
(some) Academic Uses of Pinterest | Pinterest Pedagogy | J.Leveto @Prof Jess

Teaching: Pinterest as Pedagogy

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Nice article on the merits of social media for academic impact and how social medial is changing the way scholars disseminate their research. In the end it raises questions about how we evaluation academic authority. All I can say is, IT'S ABOUT TIME! :)
10 Ways Twitter Is Reinventing the College Lecture - Online Universities
50 ways to use twitter in the classroom

Teaching: Twitter as Pedagogy

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Source: Kadir Jun Ayhan, Transferring Knowledge to Narrative Worlds: Applying Power Taxonomy to Science Fiction Films, International Studies Perspectives, , ekz024
Our research article on video pedagogy can be found here in Teaching Sociology: http://tso.sagepub.com/content/42/3/196.abstract. Summary on our blog: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/blog/toward-a-video-pedagogy.
TSC is back with a vengeance! Check out our new and improved site, and stay tuned for the influx of #sociology resources

Teaching: Video Pedagogy

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Socratic questions can be used in influencing, leading, and coaching to stimulate critical thinking. 1. Clarifying thinking & understanding: Can you give me an example? Could you explain further? What is the problem you are trying to solve? 2. Challenging assumptions: Is that always the case? Are you assuming...? How could you verify or disprove that? What would happen if...? 3. Examining evidence & rationale: Why do you say that? How do you know? Why?    Source: www.jamesbowman.me
"Always keep it open"
look deeper

Teaching: What Is Critical Thinking?

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"I'd like to thank Google, Wikipedia, and copy & paste"  [follow this link for an short clip and argument on the need to reform public education: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2010/12/changing-education-paradigms.html]
Is it plagiarism? (a flowchart)
Melania Trump just gave educators across the country an opportunity to illustrate what constitutes plagiarism.

Teaching: Plagiarism

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For all those students who need to put together a bibliography but don’t have citation management software, all you need to do is find the article on Google Scholar, then click the “citation” link below. Google does the rest for you.  You can spend the time you saved studying sociology. :)
"The Credible Hulk: You won't like me when I'm angry. Because I always back up my rage with facts and documented sources"
Needs more sources for paper....    Cites one sentence from a vaguely related article.

Teaching: Citations

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Bloom's Revised Taxonomy....with Verbs!  Artist: Mia MacMeekin
Bloom's Taxonomy Pinwheel

Teaching: Bloom's Taxonomy

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Source: Burrows, T. (2011). Writing research articles for publication. Unpublished manuscript, the Asian Institute of Technology Language Center, Khlong Luang, Thailand.
Source: Adapted from University of Newcastle, Australia
How to write a literature review.  1. What is a literature review? A literature review is a description of the literature relevant to a particular field or topic.   DO: Look at the relationships between the views and draw out themes. DON'T: Just write a list or quote authors without citing them.

Teaching: Writing & Writing Tools

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Source: Burrows, T. (2011). Writing research articles for publication. Unpublished manuscript, the Asian Institute of Technology Language Center, Khlong Luang, Thailand. Albert Einstein, Leadership, Assignment Writing Service, Research Methods, Dissertation Writing Services, Research Skills, Research Writing, Best Essay Writing Service, Writing Services
Typical Research Article Structure
Source: Burrows, T. (2011). Writing research articles for publication. Unpublished manuscript, the Asian Institute of Technology Language Center, Khlong Luang, Thailand.
Tips for posting Your Sociological Content on Pinterest
27 Ways to Greet Students
Sticky Teaching: Understanding What a Brain Can't Ignore | Source: Chris Lema
How to Humanize Your Online Class
How to Get the Most from Think-Pair-Share
Dear professors,   Here's a survey you can use to help bridge the digital divide.
Diagnosing and Treating Mentorship Malpractice
Definitely do not use these shady sites which offer loads of amazing educational resources for free
PSA: DO NOT USE Sci-Hub, which illegally archives electronic versions of vast numbers of copyrighted scientific articles. If your access to Sci-Hub is blocked by your IP, ABSOLUTELY DO NOT set up your android phone as a mobile hotspot and connect your computer to that hotspot. ~ @DaveLeavens Android, Android Phone, Mobile Hotspot, Access, Computer, Scientific Articles, Sci, Mobile
PSA: ABSOLUTELY DO NOT USE Sci-Hub
PSA: DO NOT USE Sci-Hub, which illegally archives electronic versions of vast numbers of copyrighted scientific articles. If your access to Sci-Hub is blocked by your IP, ABSOLUTELY DO NOT set up your android phone as a mobile hotspot and connect your computer to that hotspot. ~ @DaveLeavens
A few of you have talked to me about having trouble getting some of the books for this course. The university is adamant that you purchase textbooks through the official university bookstore. Beware of sites that promise (and deliver) free PDFs of all kinds of books, such as: These sites might seem perfectly helpful in that they deliver exactly what they promise, but they are also free. I can't remember what I was saying. Anyway. Study Tips, Humour, Useful Life Hacks, People, Life Hacks, College Life, Inspiration, Writing Tips, The More You Know
Library Genesis
A few of you have talked to me about having trouble getting some of the books for this course. The university is adamant that you purchase textbooks through the official university bookstore. Beware of sites that promise (and deliver) free PDFs of all kinds of books, such as: These sites might seem perfectly helpful in that they deliver exactly what they promise, but they are also free. I can't remember what I was saying. Anyway.
polishmywriting : paste a text into it & it'll give you grammar & spelling corrections tipofmytongue : helps you find the word you were thinking of gutenberg : free ebooks to download ~ @negativefeedback-teen Grammar, Spelling Correction, Spelling, Free College, Textbook, Free Ebooks, Ebooks, Words, College Classes
Free (or Inexpensive) Educational Resources
polishmywriting : paste a text into it & it'll give you grammar & spelling corrections tipofmytongue : helps you find the word you were thinking of gutenberg : free ebooks to download ~ @negativefeedback-teen
Source: Adapted from University of Newcastle, Australia Writing, Newcastle, Essay Writing, Essay, Adaptations, Word Search Puzzle, School
Annotated Example of How to Write an Essay
Source: Adapted from University of Newcastle, Australia
- 80% of middle schoolers mistake sponsored content for real news. - 3 in 4 students can't distinguish between real and fake news on Facebook. - Fewer than 1 in 3 students are skeptical of biased news sources...  Source: International Society for Technology in Education / Statistics sourced from Stanford History Education Group. Internet Safety, Educational Consultant, Credible Sources, Digital Citizenship, Information Literacy, Critical Thinking, Internet, Educational Infographic, School Health
Today's News: Real or Fake?
- 80% of middle schoolers mistake sponsored content for real news. - 3 in 4 students can't distinguish between real and fake news on Facebook. - Fewer than 1 in 3 students are skeptical of biased news sources... Source: International Society for Technology in Education / Statistics sourced from Stanford History Education Group.
Source: Kadir Jun Ayhan, Transferring Knowledge to Narrative Worlds: Applying Power Taxonomy to Science Fiction Films, International Studies Perspectives, , ekz024 Science Fiction, Comprehension, Films, Higher Order Thinking, Political Science, Knowledge, Taxonomy, Achievement
Using Film/Video to Achieve Learning Goals (in International Relations Courses)
Source: Kadir Jun Ayhan, Transferring Knowledge to Narrative Worlds: Applying Power Taxonomy to Science Fiction Films, International Studies Perspectives, , ekz024
How to write a literature review.  1. What is a literature review? A literature review is a description of the literature relevant to a particular field or topic.   DO: Look at the relationships between the views and draw out themes. DON'T: Just write a list or quote authors without citing them. English, Reading, Software, Essay Writer, Dissertation Writing
How to write a literature review. 1. What is a literature review? A literature review is a description of the literature relevant to a particular field or topic. DO: Look at the relationships between the views and draw out themes. DON'T: Just write a list or quote authors without citing them.
Literature review taxonomy of objectives mapped onto Bloom's taxonomy of cognitive objectives and affective processes. Adapted from "Literature review taxonomy of objectives," by A.J. Onwuegbuzie, 2010, unpublished manuscript, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX. Studio, Writing A Research Proposal, Cheap Essay Writing Service, Essay Help
Tool: The Literature Review Taxonomy of Objectives
Literature review taxonomy of objectives mapped onto Bloom's taxonomy of cognitive objectives and affective processes. Adapted from "Literature review taxonomy of objectives," by A.J. Onwuegbuzie, 2010, unpublished manuscript, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX.
Literature Review Funnel Education, Literature Search, Research Question, College Writing, Research, Literature, Search, Professional Development
Literature Review Funnel
Literature Review Funnel
Socratic questions can be used in influencing, leading, and coaching to stimulate critical thinking. 1. Clarifying thinking & understanding: Can you give me an example? Could you explain further? What is the problem you are trying to solve? 2. Challenging assumptions: Is that always the case? Are you assuming...? How could you verify or disprove that? What would happen if...? 3. Examining evidence & rationale: Why do you say that? How do you know? Why?    Source: www.jamesbowman.me Coaching, Critical Thinking Skills, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tips, Thinking Skills, E Learning
The 6 Types of Socratic Questions
Socratic questions can be used in influencing, leading, and coaching to stimulate critical thinking. 1. Clarifying thinking & understanding: Can you give me an example? Could you explain further? What is the problem you are trying to solve? 2. Challenging assumptions: Is that always the case? Are you assuming...? How could you verify or disprove that? What would happen if...? 3. Examining evidence & rationale: Why do you say that? How do you know? Why? Source: www.jamesbowman.me
1) Be white 2) Be a man 3) Grow a beard, preferably a salt & pepper one to show you're distinguished. 4) Don't teach any classes at 8:00 a.m. 5) Only teach upper-level electives for majors 6) Buy snacks, then bring to class  ~ @PhDisillusion Snacks, Improve Yourself, Improve, Tips, Work, Majors, Pedagogy
Quick tips on how to improve your #student #evaluations:
1) Be white 2) Be a man 3) Grow a beard, preferably a salt & pepper one to show you're distinguished. 4) Don't teach any classes at 8:00 a.m. 5) Only teach upper-level electives for majors 6) Buy snacks, then bring to class ~ @PhDisillusion
Last year a professor saw that my American Novel syllabus had no white dudes on it. They told me the reading list was "too ethnic" & I should add white men if I wanted to look appealing on the job market. I said nah. And then I made this.  ~ Yvette De Chavez (www.yvettedechavez.com) Teachers, Reading Lists, New School Year, Social Justice, Justice Quotes, School School, Student Life
Decolonize Your Syllabus
Last year a professor saw that my American Novel syllabus had no white dudes on it. They told me the reading list was "too ethnic" & I should add white men if I wanted to look appealing on the job market. I said nah. And then I made this. ~ Yvette De Chavez (www.yvettedechavez.com)
"At the end of this course, students will be able to..."  SOCRATES: "...know that they know nothing."  EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATOR: "I'm sorry, but that is not a measurable learning outcome."  ~ @apollodorus9 Teacher Appreciation, Education Humor, Know Nothing, Philosophy Memes, Believe In You, History Jokes
"At the end of this course, students will be able to..." SOCRATES: "...know that they know nothing." EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATOR: "I'm sorry, but that is not a measurable learning outcome." ~ @apollodorus9
Requiring doctor's notes to excuse absences due to illness is inherently classist in a county w/o universal healthcare and I really wish we talked about it more.  ~ @fortunafiasco Health Care, Morality, Political Views, Social Issues, Intersectional Feminism, Intersectionality, Social Change, Doctors Note
Requiring doctor's notes to excuse absences due to illness is inherently classist in a county w/o universal healthcare and I really wish we talked about it more. ~ @fortunafiasco
I just paused to consider my Introductory Sociology syllabus. The ambition of #sociology is really something to behold. ~ Lester Andrist Syllabus, Sociology, Sociologist, Method, Theories, Introduction
I just paused to consider my Introductory Sociology syllabus. The ambition of #sociology is really something to behold. ~ Lester Andrist
My writing prof said something about critique today that stuck with me: if you give a critique that results in the writer feeling like they never wanna write again, it is you who has failed as a critiquer, bc you've extinguished someone's desire to create.  as a critiquer, your job is not to "make this piece of writing better" but to understand what the writer wants to achieve and help them to achieve it.  ~ @nahyutas Writing A Book, Editor, Writing Prompts, Writer Tips, Writing Memes, Writing Advice
My writing prof said something about critique today that stuck with me: if you give a critique that results in the writer feeling like they never wanna write again, it is you who has failed as a critiquer, bc you've extinguished someone's desire to create. as a critiquer, your job is not to "make this piece of writing better" but to understand what the writer wants to achieve and help them to achieve it. ~ @nahyutas
Dear students.   Don't be like this guest. -------------------  Guest: I think this book is salacious. I think when you read it, he discredits himsel...  Jake Tapper: Have you read it?  Guest: No, I haven't read it. Books, Jokes, Hypocrite, Stupid People, Hypocrisy, Dumb And Dumber
Dear students. Don't be like this guest. ------------------- Guest: I think this book is salacious. I think when you read it, he discredits himsel... Jake Tapper: Have you read it? Guest: No, I haven't read it.
When the deadline comes too close  ~ @nijfranck Memes Humour, Funny Videos, Funny Memes, Season 8, Gameofthrones, Stupid Funny Memes, Memes Humor, Really Funny Memes
When the deadline comes too close ~ @nijfranck
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"Always keep it open"
What Kind of Professor Does This?  Psychology professor Dylan Selterman's question for extra credit points replicates a situation known as the prisoner's dilemma. - Follow this short link and video to find out more about the prisoner's dilemma and what it illustrates about the social world: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/videos/game-theory-in-the-dark-night Videos, Theory, How To Find Out, Game Theory
What Kind of Professor Does This? Psychology professor Dylan Selterman's question for extra credit points replicates a situation known as the prisoner's dilemma. - Follow this short link and video to find out more about the prisoner's dilemma and what it illustrates about the social world: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/videos/game-theory-in-the-dark-night
"I'd like to thank Google, Wikipedia, and copy & paste"  [follow this link for an short clip and argument on the need to reform public education: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2010/12/changing-education-paradigms.html] Graffiti, Street Art Quotes, Political Art, Banksy, Art Quotes, Banksy Art, Life
"I'd like to thank Google, Wikipedia, and copy & paste" [follow this link for an short clip and argument on the need to reform public education: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2010/12/changing-education-paradigms.html]