Tag: stress

SIP 9.6 Supporting Anxious Students

Thirsty for a Strong Instructional Practice? Imagine this: You’re in the middle of presenting complex material to your upper-division class, when you’re suddenly distracted by a student’s rude behavior. She’s shifting around in her seat, not taking any notes, and whispering to the students around her. Then you notice another student, totally disengaged, playing with …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://sites.msudenver.edu/sips/sip-9-6-supporting-anxious-students/

SIP 6.15 Helping Students Practice Self-Care

  Thirsty for a Strong Instructional Practice? Having a student nod off in class or show up to class with a large and very distracting fast food meal can seem disrespectful, but it’s entirely possible that both scenarios can be attributed to a lack of self-care skills. College students are notorious for being sleep deprived, …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://sites.msudenver.edu/sips/sip-6-15-helping-students-practice-self-care/