Confessions of a Converted Lecturer

"I thought I was a good teacher until I discovered my students were just memorizing information rather than learning to understand the material. Who was to blame? The students? The material? I will explain how I came to the agonizing conclusion that the culprit was neither of these. It was my teaching that caused students to fail!” Eric Mazur

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Introductory Survey 3

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Describe yourself as you generally are now, not as you wish to be in the future. Describe yourself as you honestly see yourself, in relation to other people you know of the same sex as you are, and roughly your same age. So that you can describe yourself in an honest manner, your responses will be kept in absolute confidence. Indicate for each statement whether it accurately describes you.
Am the life of the party.
Feel little concern for others.
Am always prepared.
Get stressed out easily.
Have a rich vocabulary.
Don't talk a lot.
Am interested in people.
Leave my belongings around.
Am relaxed most of the time.
Have difficulty understanding abstract ideas.
Feel comfortable around people.
Insult people.
Pay attention to details.
Worry about things.
Have a vivid imagination.
Keep in the background.
Sympathize with others' feelings.
Make a mess of things.
Seldom feel blue.
Am not interested in abstract ideas.
Start conversations.
Am not interested in other people's problems.
Get chores done right away.
Am easily disturbed.
Have excellent ideas.
Have little to say.
Have a soft heart.
Often forget to put things back in their proper place.
Get upset easily.
Do not have a good imagination.
Talk to a lot of different people at parties.
Am not really interested in others.
Like order.
Change my mood a lot.
Am quick to understand things.
Don't like to draw attention to myself.
Take time out for others.
Shirk my duties.
Have frequent mood swings.
Use difficult words.
Don't mind being the center of attention.
Feel others' emotions.
Follow a schedule.
Get irritated easily.
Spend time reflecting on things.
Am quiet around strangers.
Make people feel at ease.
Am exacting in my work.
Often feel blue.
Am full of ideas.

Introductory Survey 2

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I attend university because I don’t know what else to do.
I attend university to understand myself better.
I attend university to gain valuable skills for my career.
I attend university because it's a fun place to be.
I attend university because others expect me to get a degree.
I attend university because I genuinely want to help others.
I attend university because it’s a better alternative than working.
I attend university because I want to explore new ideas.
I attend university to enhance my job prospects.
I attend university because I enjoy the social life.
I attend university because other people have told me I should.
I attend university because I want to contribute to society.
I attend university to avoid being unemployed.
I attend university because I want to challenge myself.
I attend university in order to get the qualification.
I attend university because I enjoy the social environment.
I attend university because it would disappoint other people if I didn't.
I attend university because I want to help solve society's problems.
I attend university because it gives me something to do.
I attend university for my personal growth and development.
I attend university because it will help set up my future career.
I attend university because of the social opportunities.
I attend university because it seems to be the recommended thing to do.
I attend university because I want to improve the world situation.
I attend university because I don’t have any better options.
I attend university because I love learning.
I attend university so I can get a better job.
I attend university because it's a great place to develop friendships.
I attend university because of social expectations from those around me.
I attend university because I want to be more useful to society.