College student populations are becoming more diverse.  The range of diversity among current students is wide thus requiring all college personnel to become familiar with how each respective population group needs to be supported to achieve their career goals. This group is for all college personnel 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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Learning Preferences and Challenges | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Sharon Haylett

As an instructor it's important to use inclusiveness in your method of instructions. Never assume, ensure that all students are given the benefits of learning despite their learning preferences or...

Language as a Reflection of Culture | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Sharon Haylett

It is fascinating to learn about language and literacy as describe in this session. The idea of using inter communication instead of cross communication is an interstin concept. Cross communication...

The Diversity in “Diverse” | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Sharon Haylett

It's important to acknowledge differences as well as sameness. Therefore my goal is to use the learnind experience to better help me address diversity appropriately and with sensitivity. Thank you

Learning Preferences and Challenges | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Douglas Keck

Standardized tests are great when everyone learns the same way. Learning preferences will vary and may produce different results. Rubrics allow instructors to see that a student does comprehend the...

Language as a Reflection of Culture | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Douglas Keck

Allow students to use their "mother tounge" to help them become literate in the English language.

Culture vs. Race | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Douglas Keck

Race is a social construct. Culture is real life experience of people, such as language and heritage.

The Diversity in “Diverse” | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Douglas Keck

Main thing I learned was to *remember* not change voice tone when interacting with different genders.

Educating Students with Disabilities | Origin: ED408 | New comment by Lourdes Antay

When dealing students with disability in the classroom we should maintain organized place and limit distraction. Always focus and prioritize the learner and give students with special needs...

The Diversity in “Diverse” | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Judith Seme, PhD, RN

I feel that it is important to be inclusive of the various cultures of the student population. Each one can teach one and learn from another. I think everyone has something valuable to add to...