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 Students-Student Retention | New blog by Melinda Muganzo

I enjoyed learning about how to enhance my active learning techniques.


Value of Course | New comment by Patricia Emerson

I found this course very imformative as a new instructor. Over the course of my formal education I too noted the distinct differenecs between younger students and adult learners.  The course...

Lessons Learned | New blog by Veronica Blakely

I plan to use what I have learned to offer better instruction in class.

Develop Intervention Programs | New comment by Steven Vasiliou

That's great to hear Maria.  I wish more schools were as engaged with the progress of their student body

Value of Course | New comment by Lee Anderson

Very valuable course with pertinent information, especially for the "new" instructor of adult learners.  I recently stepped into this teaching situation without any formal training in...

Valuing Achievement | New blog by Dr. Dejenie Lakew

Valuing one's achievement in learning is part of a higher learing enterprise. It is when we recognize and value those who achieved in learning that our desires to promote learning have true purpose an...

Learning empowers humans | New blog by Dr. Dejenie Lakew

Learning is not only to know what are established as knowlegde but facilitates creativity as well. It is when we learn and know how to add, that we think how to multiply. 

Develop Intervention Programs | New discussion by Maria Jimenez

One of the most efficient ways to improve student retention is to reach at-risk students before they leave the university. Institutions like Beaufort County Community College do this by impl...

Reason facilitates learning | New blog by Dr. Dejenie Lakew

Although an imperative process that is understood at a higher stage, learning is more appreciated when we know the reasons why we learn. We humans live better and effectively when we solve problems ef...

ED102 | New blog by alfred castaneda

The assesment criteria helped to provide some insight on structural and behavioral pattersn of both the studen and teachers alike.  The data collected allowed me to prcess the material which help...