Delaney J. Kirk, Ph.D., SPHR, is a Professor of Management at Drake University with 25 years of teaching experience. She has conducted teaching workshops at numerous academic conferences and schools including Columbia University, Duke University, University of Washington, University of Arkansas-Ft Smith, Graceland University, and Metropolitan Community College. She was the featured expert for the Chronicle of Higher Education’s online chat on classroom management on September 15, 2004, and has earned the prestigious Drake University Board of Governor’s “Excellence in Teaching” Award. Her book, Taking Back the Classroom: Tips for the College Professor on Becoming a More Effective Teacher, was released by Tiberius Publications in October 2005.
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Delaney’s Quought for the Day
“I get to choose my attitude each day. Am I choosing friends and colleagues who are as positive and supportive as I want to be?”
1. Blog: Delaney Kirk
2. Book: Taking Back the Classroom
Quought = Question that provokes thought. Questions are important. Thinking is important. Questions that make you think are very important!