On the first day of class, what should an instructor do? What do the students expect? What might ruin the first day of class? The author asked 270 students these questions, and their answers apply to any class’s first day.
Mohammadi, O., & Swift, C. L. (2013). First Day of Public Speaking Class and Student Expectations. Inquiry: The Journal of the Virginia Community Colleges, 18 (1). Retrieved from http://commons.vccs.edu/inquiry/vol18/iss1/4