Student retention is a must for not only the success of students but also for the success of colleges.  The more students feel a part of the learning process the more they will be engaged in learning and higher the retention rate will be. This group is for educators who aspire to discuss and master the competencies necessary for exemplary performance and top customer service in a dynamic, rapidly changing higher education landscape.  Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance. 


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Motivating Your Students | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Loice Collins

using my own real life workexperiences can help in student engagement. Providing  prompt feedback is also important so that the students can be motivated and make corrections where...

ED410 | New blog by Cozetta Hossain Carter

I talked to one of my colleges today about observing a class where they combine two different levels of learners to enhance the course learning outcome.

Keeping Your Focus on the Students | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Loice Collins

it is a good idea to do an evauation mid term tosee how the progress is comimg along. It is also a good idea to have the students do a self reflection at this time. To see what they know now versus...

General Strategies for Student Retention | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Loice Collins

It is ok to have fun in class,to even share a joke with the students. This does not only relief pressure but also helps the students settle in.   

Understanding Student Characteristics | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Loice Collins

Students come in various categories, I have learned that when you have to use group work, it will be better to have the older adult learners in a group of their own and the younger adult learners in...

Understanding Student Characteristics | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Kathryn Pier

I have learned the characteristics of students and the considerations that need to be taken to promote a successful learning environment.  I appreciate the further review of the intrinsic and...

Understanding Student Characteristics | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Sabrina Hargraves

I learned to take more time get to know the students background so that I can offer the most assistance and motivate them to greatness. 

Understanding Student Characteristics | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Carrie Jackson

I have learned the importance of using student's experiences to help enhance learning. As well, as working with the students to find ways that best cater to their learning needs.   

Two Main Issues: Security & Autonomy | Origin: ED112 | New comment by Penelope Maclure

This is a awesome module. It has given me great ideas of things to incorporate in the clinical setting.  

Student Retention | Origin: ED209 | New comment by Pongsuda Rattanamasmongkol

In adult learners, iinstructors need to be familear with specific needs of adult learners and to consider both academic and nonacademic factors, which include their responsibilities beyond education,...