A quick and easy way for anyone teaching in higher education to get practical tips and techniques to help improve their teaching.
Madison, WI (PRWEB) June 17, 2015
Magna Publications is pleased to announce the immediate availability of The Teaching Professor Tips app. The free app gives faculty access to pedagogically effective techniques, new ideas, timely reminders, and pragmatic solutions to some of the stickiest teaching problems.
The Teaching Professor Tips app delivers a daily teaching tip to any smartphone or tablet. Brief and to the point, each tip provides a nugget of practical wisdom regarding assignment strategies, student engagement, classroom management, grading and feedback, instructional vitality, or other topics of interest to today’s college faculty.
The app lets users:
- Get one tip every day (365/year)
- Specify the time of day they want to receive their tip
- Share favorite tips on social media or email
- Send their own tips to the editor for possible inclusion
Developed for Apple and Android products, the Teaching Professor Tips app provides a quick and easy way for anyone teaching in higher education to get practical tips and techniques to help improve their teaching. Many of the tips are curated from Magna’s online seminars, 20 Minute Mentors and newsletters, including The Teaching Professor, Online Classroom and Faculty Focus. Each of these expertly curated tips includes a link to the original resource, giving users the opportunity to take a deeper dive into the topic.
“The Teaching Professor Tips app builds on our 40-year legacy of providing professional development to the higher education community,” said Bill Haight, president of Magna Publications. “We have educators from all over the world using the app, and early feedback has been extremely positive.”
Pricing and availability:
The Teaching Professor Tips app is free and is available worldwide on iTunes and Google Play.
Download on iTunes >> http://bit.ly/TPTapple
Download on Google Play >> http://bit.ly/TPTandroid
- Requires IOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Optimized for iPhone 5, 6, and 6 Plus.
- Compatible with Android phones and tablets. Requires Android 3.0 and up.
Learn more about the app >> http://www.magnapubs.com/teaching-tips-app/
About Magna Publications:
Founded in 1972, Magna Publications is dedicated to providing high-quality, research-based professional development resources to the higher education community. The company’s growing portfolio of newsletters, online seminars, online courses and in-person events represents some of the most trusted names in higher education, including The Teaching Professor, Online Classroom, Academic Leader, Distance Education Report, Faculty Focus and the Title IX Compliance Institute. The company is based in Madison, Wisconsin. http://www.magnapubs.com/
About The Teaching Professor:
Magna Publications founded The Teaching Professor in 1987. The goal was simple: create a newsletter that helps college faculty improve their teaching, share best practices, and stay current on the latest pedagogical challenges and trends. Today The Teaching Professor product line includes the newsletter, conferences, workshops and a blog — all dedicated to the best strategies supported by the latest research for effective teaching in the college classroom.