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Caring for Students Helps Them Succeed | Episode 19

by Kevin Patton

TAPP Radio Episode 19

Caring for Students Helps Them Succeed

Quick Take

0:42 | Summer schedule reminder
1:01 | Giving lecture slides to students
7:11 | TAPP APP update
8:58 | Sleeping in on weekends
11:20 | Featured topic: Commit to caring for our A&P students

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You’ve probably heard that students don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care. Hold that thought.


1 | Summer Schedule

<1 minute

Reminder: episodes released about twice a month during the summer.


2 | Should We Give Slides to Students?

6 minutes

Slide handout

Students often want a copy of our slide presentation before class, so that they can take notes by simply annotating our slides. Is that a good idea?


3 | TAPP APP Update

1.5 minutes


The easiest way to listen to (and follow) this podcast (TAPP Radio) is with the feature-rich TAPP APP


4 | Sleep In On Weekends

3 minutes

Is it okay to sleep in on weekends to “catch up” with sleep lost during the week? Some new evidence from a large study.


4 | Commit To Caring For Our A&P Students

19 minutesstudents

Why Kevin is committing to take specific steps to show his students that he really cares about them. And how he is committing to care, no matter what.

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Last updated: April 14, 2021 at 17:58 pm

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Jeffrey Hollar June 11, 2018 - 8:51 pm

Thanks for sharing this info Kevin. I found the info about sleep quite interesting and gives me hope!
I also wanted to let you know that it seems both links above to the articles by Kyle Redford and Lauren Dotson lead to the same document by Dotson.

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Kevin Patton June 18, 2018 - 4:54 pm

Thanks for the feedback, Jeff! I think I have the broken link fixed now (thanks for alerting me).

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