Learning Center / Academic Assistance
PURPOSE of the LEARNING CENTER:
- Teach strategies for learning (access strategies);
- Extend the learning in the general education classroom (extension);
- Provide targeted intervention; and monitor progress of students.
Remedial Education - To re-teach basic skills and augment in-class instruction in small group or individualized instruction.
Support with Course Work - To support students with assignments, projects and class work by providing additional time for work completion and further instruction.
Study Skills - To teach study skills including organization, time-management, exam preparation, and effective listening, reading comprehension, note taking and writing skills.
Test preparation - additional help with study guides, visual aids, study schedules, group tutoring, practice sessions, identifying areas of weakness and targeted instruction .