Paul de Jong‎

Professor - Theatre Performance Program
My strengths as a teacher have been identified as my ability to manage classroom behaviour to create an atmosphere of trust and respect View Portfolio

Shirantha Beddage

Professor - Music
My primary goal as a teacher should be to encourage a student's creativity by combining theory and "hands-on" work in a relevant setting. View Portfolio

Michael Wells

Professor – English
For me, the writing classroom is about providing students with the chance to develop and refine their critical skills. My job is to help students to put those skills into action so that they can effectively and confidently communicate their ideas and views. View Portfolio

Paul B. McCabe

Coordinator Hotel and Restaurant Management, Food and Beverage Services
I believe that in order to be successful in the classroom, you can never come off to the students that you are superior to them. I also tell my student that I will be working with them during the semester, providing them with some new information, but also I am willing to learn from them and their ... View Portfolio

Catherine Duffy

Professor - Business Accounting
I am a very practical person and I think my "real world" business experience brings valuable guidance to students beginning their own career journeys. I think I am also a pretty good listener. I believe I can continue to learn something from another person's perspective and I strive to listen and learn ... View Portfolio

Drew Aaslepp

Professor - Cabinetmaking and Industrial Woodworking
We the teachers just need give them the proper guidance, supportive reinforcement, critical evaluation and a positive working environment to allow them to succeed. View Portfolio

Alyssa Ferns

Professor - Criminal Justice
My goal as a teacher is to foster the feeling that each student is in charge of his or her own learning and that my role is simply to help facilitate this process. View Portfolio

Jeff Oestreicher

Professor - Accounting
Accounting & numbers can be quite daunting. Throughout my various teaching methods, I can show that accounting really can be both Fun & Fulfilling. My teaching methods aren’t based on the fundamental equation “A=L+E”, but on the three F’s: Fun, Fair & Friendly. View Portfolio

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