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St presentation student services council

  1. 1. Tutoring Services for Online Students…and Others?<br />Dave Brigham<br />Director of Distance Education<br />
  2. 2. Online Student Percentages<br />
  3. 3. Academic Support Service Standards for Online Programs<br />
  4. 4. Academic Support on Online <br />Academic Support on Campus<br />=<br />
  5. 5. What tutoring services do we provide to students on our 13 campuses?<br />
  6. 6. When can students access (hours/days of operation) these services? <br />
  7. 7. When do students need to access these services? <br />
  8. 8. What tutoring services do we provide to our online students?<br />
  9. 9. Online Student Percentages<br />
  10. 10. Academic Support on Online <br />Academic Support on Campus<br />≠<br />
  11. 11. Closing the Tutoring Services Gap<br />
  12. 12. What is Smarthinking?<br />
  13. 13. What subjects do they cover?<br />Business<br /><ul><li> Accounting
  14. 14. Economics
  15. 15. Introductory Finance </li></li></ul><li>What subjects do they cover?<br />Mathematics & Statistics<br /><ul><li>Basic Math Skills
  16. 16. Algebra
  17. 17. Geometry
  18. 18. Trigonometry
  19. 19. Calculus I & II (Single Variable Calculus),
  20. 20. Statistics </li></li></ul><li>What subjects do they cover?<br />Science<br /><ul><li> Biology
  21. 21. Introductory Human Anatomy & </li></ul> Physiology<br /><ul><li> General Chemistry
  22. 22. Organic Chemistry
  23. 23. Physics </li></li></ul><li>What subjects do they cover?<br />Spanish<br />Introductory-intermediate levels<br />Writing<br /><ul><li> Online writing lab
  24. 24. ESL writing</li></li></ul><li>What hours are tutors available?<br />Mathematics<br /> 24 hours X 7 days per week<br />Other Subjects<br /><ul><li>Sun.-Thurs. 12:00 PM-2:00 AM
  25. 25. Frid.- Sat. 12:00 PM-6:00 PM</li></li></ul><li>What types of sessions are available?<br />1. Real Time Sessions <br />2. Appointments<br />3. EssaySubmission (24 hr. response time)<br />4. Question Submission (24 hr. response time)<br />
  26. 26.
  27. 27. Who are ST tutors?<br /><ul><li> Active college faculty, retired faculty, and </li></ul>adjuncts<br /><ul><li> 90% have a Master’s or PhDin the discipline </li></ul>they tutor<br /><ul><li>Tutor training program: technological and </li></ul>pedagogicalskills<br /><ul><li> 1 in 10 applicants accepted to be a </li></ul>Smarthinking tutor<br />
  28. 28. How is quality monitored?<br /><ul><li>Smarthinking administrators monitor tutors
  29. 29. Colleges monitor quality through administrative access
  30. 30. Student satisfaction surveys
  31. 31. Via student and instructor feedback</li></li></ul><li>Why do colleges use ST tutors?<br /><ul><li> Extends access to academic support
  32. 32. Tutoring is available in many subject areas
  33. 33. Supports retention efforts
  34. 34. Cost effective for the institution</li></li></ul><li>How much does it cost?<br /><ul><li>Annual fee (est. $3,000)
  35. 35. Colleges purchase blocks of hours (est. $30 per hour) </li></li></ul><li>UWC Feedback <br /><ul><li>Presentations
  36. 36. Webinars
  37. 37. Student survey</li></li></ul><li>Implemenation<br /><ul><li>Fall 2011: </li></ul>Pilot Online <br /><ul><li> Spring 2012</li></ul> Open to campuses? <br />
  38. 38. Thoughts, comments, questions?<br />

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