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  • Smarthinking.com is a free online content area tutoring service available for all NEC students. You have a handout about this service. There are several ways to use Smarthinking – on-demand “drop-in” tutoring (similar to calling into a customer support service line – you might have to wait), a private one-on-one tutoring session that you schedule at your convenience,
  • Smarthinking.com is a free online content area tutoring service available for all NEC students. You have a handout about this service. There are several ways to use Smarthinking – on-demand “drop-in” tutoring (similar to calling into a customer support service line – you might have to wait), a private one-on-one tutoring session that you schedule at your convenience,
  • What can academic support do for students,

    1. 1. What Does Academic Support Do for Students, Staff & Faculty?Lisa D’Adamo-WeinsteinSarah Spence-StaultersKate Stockton
    2. 2. AGENDAQuick Overview Who We Are & What We Do Wiki website WorkshopsLearning Coaches vs. Peer Coaches Peer Coaches Learning Coaches Individual Appointments Courses – Academic Eye & Preparing for College Writing (formerly Bridge)Your Thoughts/Input Workshops
    3. 3. The Academic Support Team
    4. 4. You can use the site without having to join. Join only if you want to add comments to the site.NECACademicSupport.pbworks.com
    5. 5. necacademicsupport.pbworks.com/Content from Academic Support Workshops
    6. 6. Visit us on SlideSharehttp://www.slideshare.net/NECAcademicSupport
    7. 7. A peer coach is an alumna/us or a currentstudent (undergraduate or graduate) trained to guide andencourage other students in improving their academicperformance and developing as life-long learners.What do Peer Coaches Do?: Peer coaches assist studentsby focusing on enhancing general study skills, tutoring inspecific content areas, navigating through collegeresources, and developing study strategies within theirAreas of Study.Peer coaches work in both face-to-face and virtualenvironments. They are trained by the staff of the NECOffice of Academic Support following internationallyrecognized certification standards set forth by the CollegeReading & Learning Association (CRLA) for peer tutors.Peer Coaches work as volunteers, work-study, orpracticum students.
    8. 8. Peer Coaching SongSung to the tune of “Oh Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel”
    9. 9. Visit us on the WWW @ http://peercoaches.pbworks.com/
    10. 10. A learning coach at the Northeast Center is a college graduatewho:•Provides direct academic support to students in one-on-one or small group settings•Works with students in both face-to-face and virtual environments•Conducts workshops,•Present at orientation,•Develops academic support materials for both online and print mediums,•Performs secondary assessment•Either Teach credit bearing studies – Enhancing the Academic Eye (an advanced level version of ESC101 that includes academic research skills instruction) ( http://academiceye.pbworks.com)OR Coordinates all aspects of the Peer Coaching Program including the daily operations as well as the training and supervision of students who are peer coaches. (http://peercoaches.pbworks.com)
    11. 11. O Learning Coach, O Learning Coach Sung to the tune of “O Christmas Tree!”
    12. 12. Individual Appointments & Academic Eye Course
    13. 13. Individual Appointments
    14. 14. AcademicEye.pbworks.com Helping You Connect the Pieces for Academic Success
    15. 15. Academic Eye• Awareness of Resources• Utilizing Peer Coaches• Public Speaking & Presentation Skills• Critical Thinking & Problem Solving• Assignment Strategies• Academic Research Skills
    16. 16. Other Programs & ServicesSmarthinkingYouTubeTalk-One-to-OnePieces of SuccessSecondary Assessment
    17. 17. What is Smarthinking?Smarthinking is an online tutorial service that is available to ESC students free of charge 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
    18. 18. 4 ways to connect with a tutor… Drop-in, Scheduled, Drop-off, or Ask a Questionhttp://necacademicsupport.pbworks.com/Content-Area-Tutoring
    19. 19. www.youtube.com/necacademicsupportWeb Videos and Student Learning
    20. 20. AccessSpecially Created Videos for Northeast Center Students’ Academic Success & Academic Support Resources
    21. 21. AccessPlaylists of Videos on Academic Success Related Topics
    22. 22. Seeking Your Input Workshop Schedule for Winter/Spring 2012 Future???Assigning peer coaches to a study???
    23. 23. The 12 Days of Academic Support Sung to the tune of “The 12 Days of Christmas”

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