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The First Day of Class
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Cox, Gerry. 2010. “The First Day of Class”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


The first day of class is both challenging and frightening. It is a unique day for the instructor and the students. Each of us is facing the unknown and will be greatly influenced by the dynamics of the first day of class. How effective or ineffective the instructor is at handling the demands of the strangeness of facing the unknown will have a...

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Aging/Social Gerontology
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