Many of the most effective learning experiences occur in the context of a strong and supportive relationship between instructors and students. In the video below, students share strategies their instructors used to develop strong relationships that fostered a safe learning environment.
- What instructor practice from the video seemed most effective to you? How is it similar to the ways you already connect with students? What might you add to more effectively connect with international students?
- What are the benefits of holding mandatory office hours in the early weeks of class?