Carrie Watkins Articles

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Education Futures Podcast 23: Macy Johnson and building the Introduction to Christianity course

"A lot of passages have a progression of thought, a train of thought, that you can't just take a car out of the middle and expect it to be of any value. You've got to have the engine and every car in between in order for that thought to make sense." In this interview,...

Education Futures Podcast 22: Jon Tomlinson, OCU

"When you are a "non-traditional" student, you're an adult, you have family, a job, other responsibilities, online learning is almost a necessity. You don't have the time to drive to campus and sit through a two- or three-hour lecture. That's just not a possibility....

Introducing TEL’s Student Coaches: An additional layer of support for TEL students

College-level work requires good time-management and organizational skills. If you’ve worked with students in high school and early college, you’re likely aware that many of them haven’t yet mastered these skills. Best Possible Path to Academic Success After...

Two Ways Online Courses Provide an Affordable Solution When Adjuncts Aren’t Available

Perhaps this sounds familiar. You have students interested in enrolling at your college for basic general education courses. But with budget cuts and lower enrollments across the board, your faculty is maxed out and you can’t seem to fill your growing list of adjunct...