Tweak your assignments to bolster students’ communication skills.
This monthly e-newsletter brings you a roundup of the top stories affecting accounting education, ideas for innovation in the classroom, and resources from the AICPA to support educators.
Demonstrate the importance of integrity to the profession.
Using range names in Excel allows you to quickly navigate to areas of your worksheet and makes formulas much easier to create.
When teaching financial accounting, faculty often discuss bonds payable and how to calculate the issue price of a bond. Consider teaching students to calculate the issue price by using the net present value function in Excel.
Follow these tips for successful interdepartmental collaborations.
Models can help faculty teach — and students grasp — this important subject.
A few small changes can help you reach students with and without disabilities.
When teaching cost behavior in a managerial or cost accounting course, we explain that there are various methods a company can use to estimate its fixed and variable costs, including regression analysis. The next time you cover this topic, consider teaching students how to perform a simple linear regression analysis in Excel.
Today’s accounting graduates are tasked with learning new technologies at a more rapid pace, dealing with larger datasets, and solving more complex problems earlier on in their careers than their predecessors did.
Advanced Filter allows you to generate a unique list of items and extract those items to another place in your worksheet or workbook.
When analyzing grades (especially for a large class) the COUNTIF function in Excel can be extremely helpful.
Learn about some of the assignments and activities that won AICPA Effective Learning Strategies Educator Awards this year.
Having ESG knowledge can set graduates apart. Get students excited about this emerging area of accounting.
Did you know that you can edit PDF documents in Microsoft Word? Simply open a PDF document in Word.
Here are some ways accounting faculty have rethought tests and quizzes to promote critical thinking.
The right apps can improve online discussions, group work, and student feedback.
Pique students’ interest in accounting with a subject relevant to their lives.
Four accounting and academic experts offer advice on teaching this all-important topic.
Call your students’ attention to calculations or other details of PowerPoint slides as you present.
Here are some ways accounting departments and faculty can integrate technology throughout the curriculum to better prepare graduates to meet the needs of the profession.
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