Even for those who are fluent with technology, taking online classes can be daunting. This interactive workshop will engage students in active discussions on best-practices that will help them thrive in their virtual learning environment. Participants will discuss research-backed learning strategies that work for online classes, how to shift their mindset for success, managing time effectively and avoiding procrastination, and much more. Additionally, they will be introduced to the many resources that are available to support them throughout the Fall 2020 semester and beyond.
This workshop will be available to the GW community via WebEx.
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All sessions are free to GW students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Attendance requires no reservation.
This workshop is part of the Skills for Academic Success series which features effective strategies to advance your academic performance at GW. Other workshops this Fall 2020 are How to Communicate with Your Professors and Participate in Online Classes, Jumping Back into GW, Manage Your Research with RefWorks, Organizing Your College Life, Shortcuts to Successful Research, The Ultimate Note-Taking Workshop, "What did I just read?!" Strategies for Understanding Course Readings, You've Got This: Succeeding After that Test Score, and Zotero in Depth. If you're looking for resources to help you succeed in virtual learning, please check the Academic Commons website for short videos and other resources.
GW has an institutional commitment to ensuring that all of our programs and events are accessible for all individuals. If you require any accommodations to participate in this event, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org at least 72 business hours (3 business days) prior to the event.