Office of the Learning Specialist
SERVICES AT A GLANCE
The Learning Specialist provides advice and resources to enhance students' learning inside and outside of the classroom. Areas of support include: study skills, time management, note taking, test taking strategies, and learning through technology. Services are offered in a variety of formats: workshops, classroom presentations, on-demand online seminars and individualized assistance via in-person and online meetings.
On-Demand Learning Workshops
CLICK HERE FOR THE SCHEDULE OF THE AUTUMN 2016 LEARNING WORKSHOPS
The "job" of being a good college student requires many skills. Besides the necessity for good reading, writing and calculating abilities, the successful student needs to learn how to take good notes (lecture and texts), manage his/her time, appropriately "read" a textbook, prepare for and take college-level exams, and much more.
For your convenience, on-demand study skills workshops are available via the following link:
If traveling to campus for a face-to-face meeting is not feasible, we can meet through our virtual office. We can chat, talk or have a video conference from anywhere. The minimum requirements are a computer with fast internet connection and speakers. For video conference you'll need a video camera and a microphone/headset. To request an appointment follow the instructions on the APPOINTEMENTS section below. Once you schedule your appointment click here for instructions on how to connect to the virtual office
To schedule an appointment, contact me via any of the following methods:
Text: (740) 261-6607
Phone: (740) 366-9247
The office of the Learning Specialist is located in Warner 238.
ONLINE RESOURCES TO STUDY BETTER
My Learning Network is a blog with ideas to improve academic performance.
Khan Academy provides video tutorials in a variety of subjects (Math being the most
Online lectures for better study developed by OSU's Dennis Learning Center.
Excellent collection of articles and resources developed by Cal Poly
Strategies for succeeding in Math compiled by Cuesta College
A College Guide developed by the non-profit organization Mapping Your Future