Supplement | HBS Case Collection | July 2011

Assistant Professor Gyan Gupta and the Wet Noodle Class (B)

by Dorothy Leonard

Abstract

Professor Gupta has imposed two new policies on his class, midway through the term: 1) No use of Internet to locate additional information on the company in the case; 2) an increase in the percentage of grades attributed to class participation. He meets with rebellion from the class members.

Keywords: Teaching; Learning; Internet; Governing Rules, Regulations, and Reforms; Change; Education Industry;

Citation:

Leonard, Dorothy. "Assistant Professor Gyan Gupta and the Wet Noodle Class (B)." Harvard Business School Supplement 912-406, July 2011.