“I give students a fast tutorial on how I have my canvas site built. This helps to give them to the online quizzes and supplemental resources. Everyone builds their course differently so it is a big help to the students.”
“I keep a journal on student writing. As the student progresses in the course, I can better assist the student’s needs or give them a thumb’s up and congratulate them on their writing improvements. Without the journal, though, it would be difficult to track this progress.”
“Setting the expectation from day one they are to check canvas every day for course happenings and encouraging them to download the app to their phone.”
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Kicking off your class to get it on the right foot for student success and retention requires careful thought and planning as you only get one chance to make a first impression for the course and the learning experience.
THE ISSUE: With the various demands society is now placing on community colleges, we as faculty must do all we Continue reading
THE ISSUE: “The final class is a key student retention milepost.” -Richard Lyons Too often the final day(s) of class Continue reading
THE ISSUE: As the temperature warms up and the end of the term comes into view, students can tune out Continue reading