Melissa Thomas


Melissa Thomas is a Lecturer for the College of Natural Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin for the Texas Interdisciplinary Plan (TIP) Scholars program, a wraparound program that transforms the learning experience for UT students by creating a small academic community that promotes academic excellence and intellectual investment.

Author's Books

The Excellent Teacher Series Series

Designing a Motivational Syllabus

Creating a Learning Path for Student Engagement


E-books are now distributed via RedShelf or VitalSource

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