Developing Academic Stamina in First-Year Students
|Event Date/Time: Oct 02, 2012||End Date/Time: Oct 02, 2012|
|Early Registration Date: Sep 25, 2012|
* Academic engagement
* Educational commitment
* Campus engagement
Institutions can better prepare first-year students to succeed in college by applying current research on these critical non-cognitive skills in first-year seminars. In this webcast, instructors and professional staff who work with first-year students will learn how to:
* Facilitate positive discussions with students about their non-cognitive strengths and weaknesses
* Assist students in creating an educational action plan
* Use effective instructional methods to help students improve the non-cognitive skills that will help them succeed and persist in college
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This program is ideal for first-year seminar instructors and directors and assistant directors of first-year student programs.
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