Classroom

Freedom requires balance

Students have occasionally voiced concern about professors who express ideas in the classroom that seem to go beyond the curriculum.Continue...

Technological divide in the classroom

Professors Jonathan Rose and Wayne Cox debate the role of technology in the classroom in this issue's Point/Counterpoint.Continue...

Student objects to pornographic course materials

On Wednesday, Maria Shuster posted a video on Facebook — which was removed hours later — of her professor displaying pornography in class. While Shuster felt the explicit material was “uncomfortable,” her professor stands by the choice to include it.Continue...

Banning electronics doesn’t guarantee engagement

If a student is so easily distracted by their phones or laptops in class, maybe the change should be in the teaching, not the electronics.Continue...