Residents As Teachers - Common Teaching Mistakes - Take-Home Points


Take-Home Points

Common Teaching Mistakes

This module highlights eight common teaching mistakes made by residents related to the following concepts: demonstrated learning; quality of feedback, including amount, specificity, and focus; teaching with purpose; passive vs. active students, creating time to teach, and teacher characteristics. While the mistakes described are common, there are straight forward solutions to each that can be implemented during a busy clinic day or on a busy clinical service.