8 Essentials for Winter/Spring Success

The first few weeks of the semester are often a rush of learning names, student adds and drops, meetings, and general sett-up.  As things begin to settle down, here are a few simple tips to prepare for long-term success. Office Hours to Review Session – Rename a...
Breaking the Ice: Building Rapport with Students

Breaking the Ice: Building Rapport with Students

The first day of class can set the tone for the entire term. Establishing rapport with your students, reviewing class rules, getting a feel for which students might be at risk, and setting goals are all important things that could be accomplished within the first...

September Time Savers!

At the start of the semester it can sometimes seem like there are not enough hours in the day to get everything done. In this Tips and Tricks we present time saving strategies to increase your efficiency. Don’t over prepare – Trust yourself! Use what you did in...
Inspiration for Back to School

Inspiration for Back to School

The start of a new school year is upon us! As you head back for the Fall semester here are some tried and true tips and tricks to kick-off your classes. Success Orientation – Have a Student Success Orientation the first week of class. Show your student the tools they...