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Twelve Tips for Department Chairs

It’s not easy being chair. The Academic Observer identifies organizational and interpersonal skills that department chairs can cultivate for successful leadership. ... More>


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Fostering Budding Writers

Two scientists explore the difficulties of teaching writing skills — and offer some suggestions for the classroom. ... More>


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Tips From a Self-Taught Teacher

Many graduate programs prepare students to be good researchers but not necessarily good teachers, says Justin J. Lehmiller. He offers suggestions to prepare his peers for the classroom. ... More>


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A Boost for Psychology Education in Uganda

A group of educators is working to apply high-quality teaching standards nationwide. ... More>