Burnout- Busters:  Holiday Break Refresher

Winter break can be hard, we go from the chaos of the end of the semester right into the December Holidays and preparation for the spring. Here are a few suggestions to help refresh and relax. Give yourself a day free of “shoulds” – We all have a list of things...

December Prep for Spring

We share great advice to our students about time management and preparation, here we tweak that advice to help YOU prepare for the spring semester. Spring Clean in December.  To prep for the new year and a new semester go through the accumulation of papers.  Use the...

AMATYC 2017 Recap

On November 9-12th the 43rd Annual Conference for the American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges was held in San Diego, CA. The Conference theme was, “Have a Prime Time.” The mission of AMATYC is “To provide high quality professional development, to...
Where to Next? Tips for Choosing the Right Course

Where to Next? Tips for Choosing the Right Course

When we think about advising students we often focus on the obvious; what course comes next in the student’s sequence? However, there is more to successful advisement than sequence. Whether advice comes from a counselor or a faculty member, here are some other things...