A Collection of GIFTs

Great Ideas for Teaching

A Collection of GIFTs is a biannual newsletter of best teaching practices developed by MiraCosta's own. It is a collaborative effort of MiraCosta's Writing Center and Teaching Academy.

You may download the collection in part or whole. All downloads are in PDF format.

Collection Articles
Fall 2015 Collection 15.1

Collaboration Takes Time
Denise Stephenson, Editor

  15.2 Making CSLOs Memorable to Students
Myla Stokes Kelly, Jeanine Sepulveda, Penny Skemp, Denise Stephenson, and Steve Vail
  15.3 Teaching Techniques to Promote Student Success
Leila Safaralian
  15.4 Encouraging Student-Generated Content: Giving Up Control and Liking It
Jordan Molina
  15.5 The Car and Motorcycle Show: An Example of Cross-Discipline Collaboration
Christina Hata and Steve Vail

Transitioning from Student to Colleague
Sue Simpson



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