Can A College Success Course Work?
As an instructor in a student success, study skills or college orientation course, you face some students without the skills, habits, time and mindset to succeed in college courses. On top of that, some may be resistant to what they consider a remedial course, probably without credit. To help such students get ready to succeed in their other courses, a conventional lecture/discussion class isn’t enough.
The Power Learners Approach
The key is to have the students practice learning in your classroom, as you coach them, one student at a time. The students’ evolve as they progressively master one assignment after the other from our Power Learners Handbook and from their other courses. They experience the power of learning by doing and that mastery increases your learning rate. They get smarter and school becomes easier. Read More