Which job is easier, professor or high school teacher?

A lot of colleges expect professors to write books that are published to keep their position as professor. A high school teacher can do research and better their standing with other high school teachers in leadership roles. Also, a high

Is it more challenging to be a college professor, a high school teacher, or an elementary school teacher?

As a college professor, it's either high school or elementary school from my perspective. I can treat my students as adults to an extent, and I don't have to deal with parents. The arguments made here that elementary is tougher than high school... high school students seem

What is the strangest thing a professor/teacher ever said to you or in class?

My 6th grade teacher Mr. Blue asked me to remain after class one day. Once the classroom was empty, he closed the door, he then came over to my desk and said

Will distance learning replace traditional classroom settings?

Never think like that, Online learning has seen an uptick in usage outside of higher education. For example, YouTube, replete with tutorial videos, now has a

Do teachers and professors like when a student already knows everything about the course they are teaching?

I've never had a studsent that knows most of the material in my course, but I have had a few that were quite knowledgeable in the subject matter of the courses they were taking. I liked having them in my class because I could always use them as a

What do teachers think of RateMyProfessors.com?

Overall, I hate it and the concept of students rating professors.First of all, students tend to remember the classes that they did poorly in. These sites are much more about bashing professors and getting revenge for poor grades than they are highlighting and lifting up good professors.What bugs me the most about students evaluations is they are highly

How do public schools pay teachers and other faculty members?

In the US the local school districts are typically supported by tax es collected for the local area and the state taxes. The percentage of each differ depending on the state. In Texas you pay taxes based on the worth of your property, whether or not you have children in school. Therefore areas with nicer houses, also have better

Do essay markers spend more time on, or read more carefully, an essay that is interesting?

Yes, probably. I also spend much more time and care on essays that are really bad - because I have to, to try to understand what I'm reading. It's much easier to read a boring, superficial but relatively competently written essay quickly.So, I

How do teachers/professors show their favoritism toward a student?

From my experience, it depends on the teacher.My social studies teacher is really strict and basically treats everyone the same. The students she likes can usually get off with a roast or two, or a verbal warning, while her favorites... well, her favorites, she lets do whatever the heck they want. One of them sits

Who is your favourite teacher? Why?

My favourite teacher was my Year 9 (aged 13–14) Biology teacher.I was at a good school, one of the best in my area. It took a lot of effort to get in and was mostly filled with the:Rich kids that basically bribed their way in,Rich kids who were basically

How do teachers/professors show their favoritism toward a student?

From my experience, it depends on the teacher.My social studies teacher is really strict and basically treats everyone the same. The students she likes can usually get off with a roast or two, or a verbal warning, while her favorites... well, her favorites, she lets do whatever the heck they want. One of them sits

Do essay markers spend more time on, or read more carefully, an essay that is interesting?

Yes, probably. I also spend much more time and care on essays that are really bad - because I have to, to try to understand what I'm reading. It's much easier to read a boring, superficial but relatively competently written essay quickly.So, I

How do teachers/professors show their favoritism toward a student?

From my experience, it depends on the teacher.My social studies teacher is really strict and basically treats everyone the same. The students she likes can usually get off with a roast or two, or a verbal warning, while her favorites... well, her favorites, she lets do whatever the heck they want. One of them sits

How do teachers/professors show their favoritism toward a student?

From my experience, it depends on the teacher.My social studies teacher is really strict and basically treats everyone the same. The students she likes can usually get off with a roast or two, or a verbal warning, while her favorites... well, her favorites, she lets do whatever the heck they want. One of them sits

Who is your favourite teacher? Why?

My favourite teacher was my Year 9 (aged 13–14) Biology teacher.I was at a good school, one of the best in my area. It took a lot of effort to get in and was mostly filled with the:Rich kids that basically bribed their way in,Rich kids who were basically

How do teachers/professors show their favoritism toward a student?

From my experience, it depends on the teacher.My social studies teacher is really strict and basically treats everyone the same. The students she likes can usually get off with a roast or two, or a verbal warning, while her favorites... well, her favorites, she lets do whatever the heck they want. One of them sits

Who is your favourite teacher? Why?

My favourite teacher was my Year 9 (aged 13–14) Biology teacher.I was at a good school, one of the best in my area. It took a lot of effort to get in and was mostly filled with the:Rich kids that basically bribed their way in,Rich kids who were basically

Do essay markers spend more time on, or read more carefully, an essay that is interesting?

Yes, probably. I also spend much more time and care on essays that are really bad - because I have to, to try to understand what I'm reading. It's much easier to read a boring, superficial but relatively competently written essay quickly.So, I

How to get a faculty job

Hi Nancy,Your question sound pretty vague .It is pretty difficult to answer.Always try to be SMART with everything.S-SpecificM-MeasurableA-AchievableR-RealisticT-Time BoundBetter the details, the better is focus:)Hope this helps:)Rise and Shine:)

Who are the best cinematography professors?

I would say Roger Deakins is, as he is one of the best cinematographers alive and has spoken about his work and his decisions countless times in his website, and for free!  But to really take advantage of the knowledge he shares, one must have a least an intermediarie knoledge of cinematography, as he is

Who was the worst teacher or professor you've come across? What made him/her the worst?

Oh dear. Going anon because I have conflicted feelings about this particular teacher. Because there were SO MANY occasions where she violated school rules, I'm just going to list the major events, in no particular order. Had a hand-selected group of students to discuss curriculum that other students were not invited to know about. The things that we discussed

What music did Professor Tolkien prefer?

The only positive reference to a particular style of music I've seen in his writings is a comment that a piano would be better used to play the works of Chopin than ‘modern' (which meant mid-20th century) music.He collaborated with Donald Swann to set several of his poems to music in the 1960s. The

What screams 'I'm a college professor'?

Another professor is easy to find once you have been one and understand the signs:That guy at the beach wearing a polo shirt and reading a thick hardback book is likely a professor.That person riding on a European train in October with

How hard is it to become a professor of computer science from a top PhD program?

Your question is ambiguous.  Are you asking: A)  how hard it is for a person with a PhD from a top program to become a professor or B) how hard it is for a person to become a professor at a university with a top PhD program? The first part of my answer is that

Is identity politics a way for liberal college professors to manipulate students into flawed ideological beliefs?

No.The findings presented here suggest that faculty political orientation at the institutional level does not significantly influence student political orientation. - https://www.cambridge.org/core/j...We can't even

What screams 'I'm a professor'?

Technically I am not a professor but an assistant professor. Nevertheless, being in academics, I have had many opportunity to observe a number of great professors or researchers. Being an Indian, when I say

Who is your favourite teacher? Why?

Thank you for asking ,My favorite is my Botany teacher in my school days , he never let us to open our book while he teaching . we just have to take notes. and when we compare our notes with the books , we

How do/should professors dress?

There is no universal answer here, and there is definitely no

How important is it to knock professors to get funding for a PhD in computer science?

A2A. How important is it to knock professors to get funding for a PhD in computer science?Getting grants is a factor in getting tenure at almost every research universities. In the grants is funding for research assistants. The other source of funding for graduate students is for teaching assistantships.

What percentage of computer science PhD students manage to get a job as a professor?

Hello,According to 2013 Taulbee Survey (Page on cra.org)   , here are the latest trends:Tenure Track: 7.7% Postdoc: 14.9%Industry: 55.5% Note that these figures change over time and vary on type of institution and location. That said, the data clearly

How do/should professors dress?

There is no universal answer here, and there is definitely no

How important is it to knock professors to get funding for a PhD in computer science?

A2A. How important is it to knock professors to get funding for a PhD in computer science?Getting grants is a factor in getting tenure at almost every research universities. In the grants is funding for research assistants. The other source of funding for graduate students is for teaching assistantships.

What percentage of computer science PhD students manage to get a job as a professor?

Hello,According to 2013 Taulbee Survey (Page on cra.org)   , here are the latest trends:Tenure Track: 7.7% Postdoc: 14.9%Industry: 55.5% Note that these figures change over time and vary on type of institution and location. That said, the data clearly

Would an INTP make a good professor?

My comment is:This is like asking if oil & water mix well. INTP's are few in the general population and out of that few you would be hard pressed to find professors. Yeah I know we are sometimes called

How should I tell my professor about my depression?

Im so sorry your other professor treated you that way. That is disgraceful. Depression can be a debiltating illness and should never be brushed off like that. Could i ask have you seen a doctor and are you being treated because if the answer

Have you ever been betrayed by your own teacher/professor?

When I had finished 7th class in government school of my village, I went to take admission in 8th class. My favourite teacher was there and asked about my details. He wrote my single name 'Vishvajeet' in all relevant records.I asked

I love my physics professor. Should I tell him?

I don't believe you, you just probably have a crush on him. It will pass. Don't do anything stupid.Study physics, not the professor. You might ruin his life. Graduate first, see if you will still feel the same. You are in no rush.