Journal of Information Systems Education (JISE)

Teaching Tips

Volume 35

Teaching Tip: Embedding Sustainability in Information Systems Design Education
Wendy Rowan, University College Cork
Stephen McCarthy, University College Cork
Selam Mebrahtu, Strategic Design Scenarios
Christophe Gauche, Strategic Design Scenarios
Katie O’Reilly, University College Cork
Damilola Odili, University College Cork

Teaching Tip: Threaded Case-Studies to Deepen Engagement in Foundation Business Analytics Courses
Reza Kachouie, Deakin University
Stephen Williams, Deakin University
Harsh Suri, Deakin University

Teaching Tip: Using No-Code AI to Teach Machine Learning in Higher Education
Leif Sundberg, Umeå University
Jonny Holmström, Umeå University

Teaching Tip: Using Text Analytics AI Insights in Microsoft Power BI Desktop to Score Sentiments, Extract Key Phrases, and Discover Unstructured Data Patterns
Chang Liu, Northern Illinois University
Charles Downing, Northern Illinois University

Teaching Tip: Teaching Scrum Product Owner Competencies Using an Experiential Learning Simulation
Mark F. Thouin, University of Texas at Dallas
William E. Hefley, University of Texas at Dallas

Teaching Tip: Enhancing Student’s Understanding of Enterprise Systems Using Salesforce
Jason Triche, University of Montana
Tianxi Dong, Trinity University
Jacki Landon, ATG, a Cognizant Company
Ezekiel Baied, ATG, a Cognizant Company

Teaching Tip: IS Capstone Course Design: Quasi-Internships Using Harvard Business Cases
Pamella Howell, California State University, Los Angeles
Arun Aryal, California State University, Los Angeles

Teaching Tip: Leveraging Learning Strategies at Scale – Big and Small Changes in a Big IS Course
Steven Sclarow, Temple University
AJ Raven, Drexel University
Mart Doyle, Temple University

Volume 34

Teaching Tip: A Social Media Analytics Capstone Research Project with Community Engagement
Chen Ye, Purdue University Northwest
Lin Zhao, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Teaching Tip: What You Need to Know about Gamification Process of Cybersecurity Hands-on Lab Exercises: Lessons and Challenges
J.B. (Joo Baek) Kim, University of Tampa
Chen Zhong, University of Tampa
Hong Liu, Indiana University Kokomo

Teaching Tip: Hackalytics: Using Computer Hacking to Engage Students in Analytics
Andy Luse, Oklahoma State University
Forough Nasirpouri Shadbad, Oregon State University

Teaching Tip: A Scalable Hybrid Introductory Analytics Course
David P. Darcy, Indiana University
Asish Satpathy, Arizona State University

Teaching Tip: Hook, Line, and Sinker – The Development of a Phishing Exercise to Enhance Cybersecurity Awareness
Jacob A. Young, Bradley University
Sahar Farshadkhah, University of Illinois Springfield

Teaching Tip: Teaching Expert Systems in a Postgraduate Accounting Degree Program
Pak-Lok Poon, Central Queensland University

Teaching Tip: Active Learning in the IS Classroom: A Student Crowdpolling Exercise for IS Courses
Earl McKinney, Jr., Bowling Green State University
Bethany Niese, University of North Georgia
Mantek Singh Bhatia, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Teaching Tip: GetVirtual: A Universal Service-Based Learning Framework
Katarzyna Toskin, Southern Connecticut State University
Mark A. Pisano, Southern Connecticut State University
Toby Corey, Stanford University

Teaching Tip: Teaching NoSQL Databases in a Database Course for Business Students
Hai Wang, Saint Mary’s University
Shouhong Wang, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Teaching Tip: A Teaching Module Illustrating ERP Item Value Automation
Anil Singh, University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley
Vikram S. Bhadauria, Texas A&M University-Texarkana
George Mangalaraj, Western Illinois University

Teaching Tip: An Example-Based Instructional Method to Develop Students’ Problem-Solving Efficacy in an Introductory Programming Course
Pratibha Menon, Pennsylvania Western University

Volume 33

Teaching Tip: Evaluating Visualizations with a Compact Rubric
William K. McHenry, University of Akron

Teaching Tip: Teaching Business Process Concepts in an Introductory Information Systems Class: A Multi-Level Game-Based Learning Approach
Bernie Farkas, University of Tampa
Yanyan Shang, University of Tampa
Farouq Alhourani, University of Tampa

Teaching Tip: Using SQL to Create and Mine Large, Customizable Datasets
Reagan Siggard, Utah State University
Pamela A. Dupin-Bryant, Utah State University
Robert J. Mills, Utah State University
David H. Olsen, Dixie State University

Teaching Tip: Scrum Boot Camp: Introducing Students to Agile System Development
Dmytro Babik, James Madison University

Teaching Tip: Improving Student Performance by Introducing a No-Code Approach: A Course Unit of Decision Support Systems
Hai Wang, Saint Mary’s University
Shouhong Wang, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Teaching Tip: Socio-Cultural Learning to Increase Student Engagement in Introduction to MIS
Amy J. Connolly, James Madison University
Leigh A. Mutchler, James Madison University
Daniel E. Rush, Boise State University

Teaching Tip: Vignettes to Support Diversity Training in Information Systems
Carole Shook, University of Arkansas

Teaching Tip: Promoting Inclusive Online Learning for Students with Disabilities in Information Systems Courses
Wu He, Old Dominion University
Shenghua Zha, University of South Alabama
Silvana Watson, Old Dominion University
Yuming He, Old Dominion University

Volume 32

Teaching Tip: A System to Automate Scaffolding and Formative Assessment While Preventing Plagiarism: Enhancing Learning in IS and Analytics Courses That Use Excel
Raymond Frost, Vic Matta, and Lauren Kenyo

Teaching Tip: Design Thinking and Mobile App Development: A Teaching Protocol
Nasser Shahrasbi, Leigh Jin, and Wei-Jun Zheng

Teaching Tip: Emerge2Maturity: A Simulation Game for Data Warehouse Maturity Concepts
Michael V. Mannino, Mohammed Khojah, and Dawn G. Gregg

Teaching Tip: A Teaching Module of No-Code Business App Development
Shouhong Wang and Hai Wang

Volume 31

Teaching Tip: Visualizing IS Course Objectives and Marketable Skills
Dmytro Babik and Diane Lending

Teaching Tip: A Foundation Course in Business Analytics: Design and Implementation at Two Universities
Limin Zhang, Fang Chen, and Wei Wei

Teaching Tip: Applied Learning of Emerging Technology: Using Business-Relevant Examples of Blockchain
Michael Milovich, Jr., Jennifer A. Nicholson, and Darren B. Nicholson

Teaching Tip: How to Teach Information Systems Students to Design Better User Interfaces through Paper Prototyping
Michael J. Scialdone and Amy J. Connolly

Teaching Tip: The Development of a Red Teaming Service-Learning Course
Jacob A. Young

Teaching Tip: Teaching Introductory Programming from A to Z: Twenty-Six Tips from the Trenches
Xihui Zhang, John D. Crabtree, Mark G. Terwilliger, and Janet T. Jenkins

Teaching Tip: Teaching Programming to the Post-Millennial Generation: Pedagogic Considerations for an IS Course
Madhav Sharma, David Biros, Surya Ayyalasomayajula, and Nikunj Dalal

Teaching Tip: Enhancing ERP Learning Outcomes through Microsoft Dynamics
Amir H. Zadeh, Hamed M. Zolbanin, Arijit Sengupta, and Todd Schultz

Teaching Tip: Active Learning Using Debates in an IT Strategy Course
David M. Woods

Teaching Tip: BPIsim: A Hands-On Simulation to Teach Cash-to-Cash Manufacturing Operating Cycle Processes in a Purchasing, Operations, and Supply Chain Management Context
Vincent G. Whitelock

Teaching Tip: Applying Team-Based Learning in Online Introductory Information Systems Courses
Samuel H. Goh, Paul M. Di Gangi, and Ken Gunnells

Volume 30

Teaching Tip: A Notation for Planning SQL Queries
Toni Taipalus

Teaching Tip: Implementing Scrum Wholesale in the Classroom
Corey Baham

Teaching Tip: “The Data Shuffle”: Using Playing Cards to Illustrate Data Management Concepts to a Broad Audience
David Agogo and Jesse Anderson

Teaching Tip: Pedagogy for Business Analytics Courses
Anand Jeyaraj

Teaching Tip: A Teaching Module of Database-Centric Online Analytical Process for MBA Business Analytics Programs
Shouhong Wang and Hai Wang

Teaching Tip: Learning by Teaching through Collaborative Tutorial Creation: Experience using GitHub and AsciiDoc
Jim Marquardson and Ryan M. Schuetzler

Volume 29

Teaching Tip: Gaining Real-World Experience in Information Security: A Roadmap for a Service-Learning Course
Janine L. Spears

Teaching Tip: Adding Intercultural Communication to an IS Curriculum
Alanah Mitchell and Rob Benyon

Volume 27

Teaching Tip: An Introduction to the Business Game "Flowers for the World"
Trevor Moores

Teaching Tip: Play Ball: Bringing Scrum into the Classroom
Jeffrey May, Jim York, and Diane Lending

Volume 26

Teaching Tip: Using a Group Role-Play Exercise to Engage Students in Learning Business Processes and ERP
Yide Shen, Jennifer Nicholson, and Darren Nicholson

Teaching Tip: Managing Software Engineering Student Teams Using Pellerin's 4-D System
Marguerite Doman, Andrew Besmer, and Anne Olsen

Teaching Tip: Active Learning via a Sample Database: The Case of Microsoft's Adventure Works
Michel Mitri

Teaching Tip: Making Data Flow Diagrams Accessible for Visually Impaired Students Using Excel Tables
Vicki L. Sauter

Volume 25

Teaching Tip: Enhancing Student Engagement: A Group Case Study Approach
Aakash Taneja

Teaching Tip: Cultivating and Nurturing Undergraduate IS Research
Stefan Tams

Teaching Tip: The Flipped Classroom
Heng Ngee Mok

Volume 24

Teaching Tip: Detecting Plagiarism in MS Access Assignments
Anil Singh

Teaching Tip: A Memory Game to Demonstrate the Power of Collaborative Efforts to Improve Team Performance
Mari W. Buche

Teaching Tip: Utilizing Classrrom Simulation to Convey Key Concepts in IT Portfolio Management
Eric C. Larson

Teaching Tip: Using Activity Diagrams to Model Systems Analysis Techniques: Teaching what we Preach
Diane Lending and Jeffrey May

Volume 23

Teaching Tip: Using Rapid Game Prototyping for Exploring Requirements Discovery and Modeling
Nikunj Dalal

Teaching Tip: Simulated Audits to Engage Students in IT Governance and Assurance Courses
Jeffrey W. Merhout, Sarah L. Newport, and Patrick E. Damo

Volume 22

Teaching Tip: An Investigation of Digital Literacy Needs of Students
Klara Nelson, Marcy Courier, and Gilbert W. Joseph

Teaching Tip: GlobePort Faces Global Business Challenges: Assessing the Organizational Side of Information Systems Projects
Biswadip Ghosh

Teaching Tip: LAN Configuration and Analysis: Projects for the Data Communications and Networking Course
Fang Chen and Mary Brabston

Volume 21

Teaching Tip: Consuming Web Services: A Yahoo! Newsfeed Reader
Mohammad Dadashzadeh

Teaching Tip: Using Virtual Servers to Teach the Implementation of Enterprise-Level DBMSs: A Teaching Note
William P. Wagner and Vik Pant

Teaching Tip: An Introduction to Collaboration with SharePoint for First-Year Business Students
Laura Atkins and Carey Cole

Teaching Tip: Using Cascading Style Sheets to Design a Fly-Out Menu with Microsoft Visual Studio
Chang Liu and Charles Downing

Teaching Tip: Accelerating Student Learning of Technology Terms: The Crossword Puzzle Exercise
Thomas G. Whisenand and Steven M. Dunphy

Teaching Tip: Using a Wiki to Collaborate on a Study Guide
Diane Lending

Volume 20

Teaching Tip: CFC (Comment-First-Coding) - A Simple yet Effective Method for Teaching Programming to Information Systems Students
Arijit Sengupta

Teaching Tip: An Inexpensive Device for Teaching Public Key Encryption
Norman Pendegraft

Teaching Tip: An Approach to Reducing Cognitive Load in the Teaching of Introductory Database Concepts
John M. Bunch

Teaching Tip: Tweeting the Night Away: Using Twitter to Enhance Social Presence
Joanna C. Dunlap and Patrick R. Lowenthal

Teaching Tip: Microsoft or Google Web 2.0 Tools for Course Management
Thomas Rienzo and Bernard Han

Teaching Tip: Usability - A Teaching and School Service Project
Johnny Snyder

Teaching Tip: Using Word Scrambles as an Information Systems Creativity Warm-Up Exercise
Steven M. Dunphy and Constance C. Milbourne

Volume 19

Teaching Tip: Clarifying Normalization
Donald A. Carpenter

Teaching Tip: Tools and Techniques for Simplifying the Analysis of Captured Packet Data
Thomas P. Cavaiani

Teaching Tip: An On Demand Text-to-Speech Agent
George H. Bodnar

Teaching Tip: Learning Experience with Virtual Worlds
Christian Wagner

Teaching Tip: "One-Size-Does-Not-Fit-All": Teaching MBA Students Different ERP Implementation Strategies
Viswaneth Venkatesh

Teaching Tip: A Design Thinking Approach to Teaching Knowledge Management
Shouhong Wang and Hai Wang

Teaching Tip: First Impressions: An Alternative Way to Start a Systems Development Course
Jack W. Fellers

Volume 18

Teaching Tip: Teaching Advanced SQL Skills: Text Bulk Loading
David Olsen and Karina Hauser

Teaching Tip: Specification and Enforcement of Semantic Integrity Constraints in Microsoft Access
Mohammad Dadashzadeh

Teaching Tip: Using the Same Problem with Different Techniques in Programming Assignments
Michael Newby and ThuyUyen Nguyen

Teaching Tip: A Web Browsing Tool for a Shared Computer Environment
George H. Bodnar

Teaching Tip: Using Collaboration to Provide Students with an Internship Experience in an Information Systems Course
Patricia Wallace

Teaching Tip: Web Survey Design in ASP.Net 2.0: A Simple Task with One Line of Code
Chang Liu

Teaching Tip: Recursive Joins to Query Data Hierarchies in Microsoft Access
Mohammad Dadashzadeh

Volume 17

Teaching Tip: Incorporating ASP.Net in an Information Systems Curriculum
David C. Wallace and James R. Wolf

Teaching Tip: Object-Oriented Programming Principles and the Java Class Library
Thomas P. Cavaiani

Teaching Tip: Interlaying Modeling and Writing Activities in Systems Analysis and Design
James J. Pomykalski

Teaching Tip: Implementing Virtual Pair Programming in E-Learning Environment
Abdullah M. Zin, Sufian Idris, and Nantha K. Subramaniam

Teaching Tip: Building Camaraderie Through Information Processing: The Wuzzle Picture-Puzzle Exercise
Steven M. Dunphy and Thomas G. Whisenand

Teaching Tip: Teaching Security Techniques in an E-Commerce Course
Chang Liu and Brian G. Mackie

Volume 16

Teaching Tip: An Active X SQL Resource
George H. Bodnar

Teaching Tip: Peer Review to Support Student Assessment in Teams
Sigi Goode and Seng-Thiam Teh

Teaching Tip: Data Validation Matrix for Programming Courses
John F. Schrage

Teaching Tip: Using Selected Options for the Ipconfig Command to Teach Network Troubleshooting Techniques
Thomas P. Cavaiani

Teaching Tip: Hands-On Testing Visual Basic Courses
Qi Yang and Joe Clifton

Teaching Tip: Improving Students' Interest in Learning: Some Positive Techniques
Leslie Leong

Teaching Tip: A Project Module of E-Commerce Planning
Shouhong Wang and Hai Wang

Teaching Tip: It's All Fun and Games... Until Students Learn
Anne P. Massey, Susan A. Brown, and Jeanne D. Johnston

Volume 15

Teaching Tip: Strategy for Assessment of Online Course Discussions
Sunil Hazari

Teaching Tip: Encouraging Online Participation
Wing Lam

Teaching Tip: Twelve Tips for Successfully Integratin Enterprise Systems Across the Curriculum
Jane Fedorowicz, Ulric J. Gelinas, Jr., Catherine Usoff, and George Hachey

Teaching Tip: Telecommunications and Data Networking Course: Balancing Theory and Practice
Pramod Pandya

Teaching Tip: A Technical Module for the E-Commerce Course
John Chopoorian and Shouhong Wang

Teaching Tip: Adding Realism to the Formation, Management and Evaluation of Project Teams
Donna McCloskey

Teaching Tip: Teaching Information Systems Management via Action Memos
Christian Wagner

Volume 14

Teaching Tip: Systematic Personal Training by Letting Students Teach each Other
Harald Kjellin and Terese Stenfors

Teaching Tip: A Simpler Approach to Set Comparison Queries in SQL
Mohammad Dadashzadeh

Teaching Tip: The Introductory MIS Course: Using TQM to Tame the Widow-Maker
Judy D. Holmes

Teaching Tip: How to Reduce Plagiarism
Apiwan D. Born

Teaching Tip: Simulation and Role Playing with LEGO Blocks
Lee A. Freeman

Teaching Tip: Forming an Effective Information Systems Advisory Board
Kai S. Koong

Teaching Tip: Put Another (B)Log on the Wire: Publishing Learning Logs as Weblogs
Christian Wagner

Teaching Tip: The Learning Log
J. Howard Baker

Teaching Tip: Utilizing Simple Hacking Techniques to Teach System Security and Hacker Identification
Aaron D. Sanders

Volume 13

Teaching Tip: Simplifying Batch Outputting in COBOL
Barbara Russel

Teaching Tip: A Simple and Effective Method for Teaching Information Systems Vocabulary and Concepts in a Large Lecture Setting
Charles E. Downing

Teaching Tip: A Simpler (and Better) Approach to Relational Division
Victor Matos and Rebecca Grasser

Teaching Tip: Form Responders: Enhancing Student Learning in Beginning and Advanced Web Development Classes
William Lomerson

Teaching Tip: End Users and Developers in Systems Analysis and Design
Bassam Hasan

Volume 12

Teaching Tip: Using the OSI Model to Teach Problem Solving
Thomas P. Cavaiani

Teaching Tip: Recommendations for Developing an Online Course
Lissa F. Pollacia

Teaching Tip: The Individual Topic Expert
Denise R. McGinnis

Teaching Tip: Using Concept Maps to Assess Students' Understanding of Information Systems
Lee Freeman and Andrew Urbaczewski

Volume 11

Teaching Tip: Resources for Teaching Ethics and Computing
Kevin W. Bowyer

Teaching Tip: Bringing Real World Experience to the Classroom
Charles R. Woratschek

Volume 10

Teaching Tip: Visual Basic Jump Start
Marty McClelland

Teaching Tip: Using Humor in the Classroom
Kevin L. Elder

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