Event Title

Concurrent Session B: Invest in Your Future with Student Success Coaching: Classroom Motivational Techniques Provide Positive Results

Location

Room 162 Campus Center University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Event Website

http://www.umass.edu/sbs/news_events/news_stories/student_success_conference/first_annual_home.htm

Start Date

8-10-2010 11:00 AM

End Date

8-10-2010 12:00 PM

Description

Student success coaching has addressed retention and persistence problems for developmental students at Housatonic Community College. Session presenters will discuss how helping students choose a major increases student engagement, retention and persistence rates. In student success coaching, students complete a career interest inventory, attend career panel discussions, and hear from faculty and staff regarding their educational and career paths. This workshop will include a career path history exercise for participants and describe the administrative and student support elements of the program.

 
Oct 8th, 11:00 AM Oct 8th, 12:00 PM

Concurrent Session B: Invest in Your Future with Student Success Coaching: Classroom Motivational Techniques Provide Positive Results

Room 162 Campus Center University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Student success coaching has addressed retention and persistence problems for developmental students at Housatonic Community College. Session presenters will discuss how helping students choose a major increases student engagement, retention and persistence rates. In student success coaching, students complete a career interest inventory, attend career panel discussions, and hear from faculty and staff regarding their educational and career paths. This workshop will include a career path history exercise for participants and describe the administrative and student support elements of the program.

http://scholarworks.umass.edu/studentsuccess/2010/Oct8/20