Strategies for Supporting & Advising StudentsTrack : Online Management
Levels : Intermediate,Advanced
Eligible for Online Teaching Certificate elective : Yes
Online and blended education programs create additional opportunities, challenges and roles for Student Services. How are your students doing in their online and blended courses? What challenges are they facing? As campuses reach out to students through new web interfaces, technologies, and portals, such services also improve access for face-to-face students. This workshop addresses these new roles and provides best practices, sustainable solutions, and transformations made possible through technology for student advising and support.
Identify research-based best practices to connect with, advise and support students
Describe how various technologies and online social media services can be used for advising and support
This is an asynchronous, week-long workshop which will begin on a Monday and end on the following Sunday. The workshop will require approximately 6-8 hours of work, including reading research-based articles, viewing presentations, engaging in online discussion forums, and submitting assignments. Total length of time to completion: 7 days.
Who should attend?
Student services staff
Online program administrators