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Extra Credit: A Short Story about Higher Education in America
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Price: Free! Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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Professor Nathan Carter is old school. When senior Amy Watson takes a course from Professor Carter in her last semester, all hell breaks loose and a prestigious award goes down the drain for Ms. Watson. But has this clash of cultures really harmed the student? Her answer to that question changes dramatically as surprising events unfold in this true-to-life story about higher education in America.
The Roasted Professor
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Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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It takes 32 years and several anxious moments at his retirement roast, but Professor Ray Dennison finally finds the secret to success in his profession. He shares it in this entertaining short story about college teaching and those who do it. All characters, locations and events are fictional, but the issues are real and cause for reflection.
The Grade-Curve Caper
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Price: Free! Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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Professor Wallace Tullen is at his wits end. The untenured assistant professor can’t seem to balance his grading standards with the need to improve student evaluations of his teaching. As his tenure date approaches, the last thing he needs is another round of student complaints. Reluctantly, Wally decides to curve grades. His new grading policy changes everything, but not in the way he expected.