Professor Resources

Guides and resources to help with remote learning, student assessment and engagement.

How to Effectively Integrate AI Tools in Education

Explore ways AI tools like ChatGPT may be effectively used in courses while maintaining academic integrity and promoting holistic student development.
10 minutes

How to Ensure Students Aren't Using AI Content for Assignments

Find out how to detect AI content and create assignments that ensure students utilize their creativity, critical thinking, and understanding of the coursework.
7 minutes

12 Ways Instructors can use OpenAI to Transform Assessments

Discover 12 innovative ways instructors can use OpenAI to transform assessments. Explore strategies to enhance student learning and promote critical thinking.
10 minutes

Designing Effective Rubrics for Peer Assessment Methods

Looking to ensure accuracy in peer assessment? Check out our article on creating rubric criteria to improve the consistency and objectivity of student grading.
10 minutes

10 Reasons Why Instructors Should Use Peer Assessment

Transform your students' learning outcomes with peer-to-peer feedback through Kritik. Check out our guide to implementing Kritik as a powerful peer learning tool.
10 minutes

Facilitating an Effective Discussion on Implementing Peer Assessment

Discover expert tips and best practices to facilitate effective discussions on implementing peer assessment in your classroom with resources provided by Kritik.
8 minutes

How to Prevent Teacher Burnout and Grade Effectively

Discover effective strategies to prevent instructor burnout. Learn how implementing peer assessment can help you balance your workload and focus your time.
8 minutes

5 Steps to Achieving Tenure

17 minutes

Using Kritik for Small Class Sizes

4 minutes

How Metacognition Helps Students

6 minutes

Types of Student Assessments and their Purpose and Differences

Assessments are educators’ different methods and tools to measure, evaluate, and track students’ academic preparedness and skill acquisition, learning progress, and educational needs. In this blog post, we will discuss the different types of assessments and their purposes.
8 min

Implementing Non-Disposable Assignments to Improve Student Learning

"What if we changed these ‘disposable assignments’ into activities which actually added value to the world? Then students and faculty might feel different about the time and effort they invested in them" (Wiley, 2013)
7 min

Gamification in Education - Why it Works

Gamification in education - Why it works
8 min

What is Classroom Community?

Creating curriculum. Creating lectures that are both engaging and informative. Grading papers and exams. Holding office hours.
6 min

What is UDL: Universal Design for Learning?

Universal design for learning is a framework. It is meant to help provide guidelines for people in charge of educating students.
5 min

6 Culturally Responsive Pedagogy Strategies to Boost Student Engagement

6 Culturally Responsive Pedagogy strategies to boost student engagement
8 min

The Empathetic Professor: How to Teach With Empathy

Learn tips on how to teach online with empathy
7 min

How to Implement Flipped Classrooms Online

How the flipped classroom approach benefits students & how to implement it for your in-person or online class.
6 min

How to Reduce Stress Before the Start of the School Year

Tips for educators on reducing start-of-year stress & how Kritik can help
5 min

Equity in Education: Race, Poverty & COVID

COVID impacted students' learning; see how you can foster an equitable learning environment for your students.
13 min

Work-Life Balance When You’re Teaching From Home

How to avoid burnout & better manage your time when you're teaching from home.
5 min