Effective Academic Advising: It's More Than Just Picking Out Classes
Description: Want to know how to facilitate an advising session effectively and efficiently? This session will help you with setting the agenda for your advising sessions and show you how to help the students become their own advocate for accomplishing their goal of graduating.
• Plan and learn how to implement effective advising sessions
o Discuss and develop your approach to your first advising session with a student
o Discuss pre-registration advising sessions with an emphasis on tracking sheets and program evaluations
• Discuss techniques to help students take responsibility for their academic plan. Consider having an advising syllabus for your advisees
• Experience what the students see on WebAdvisor and discuss the tools students have been given in their first year at CCU
Date: Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 Time: 4:00pm-5:15pm Location: TBA Group ID: New Faculty