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November 16, 2012

Dalton professor named one of the nation’s best

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Christy Price focuses on the “five Rs” for engaging millennial learners who respond best when course content is relevant to them and their future and is delivered in a relaxed learning environment by instructors employing a variety of research-based teaching methods. Instructors, she says, should show interest and build positive rapport with their students as well as provide a rationale for assignments and course policies so students understand their purpose and see their benefit.

Source: Dalton State College

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Christy Price says her philosophy was formed from her experiences camping when she was young. “The basic rule was always to leave the campground looking better than we found it,” she said. “The planet and those on it should be better off as a result of the contributions we make.”

 

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