Dana Thomas

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General Strategies for Student Retention | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Dana Thomas

All students need support from instructors    

Understanding Student Characteristics | Origin: ED102 | New comment by Dana Thomas

Different students need different types of support and us as instructors need to be aware of that.   

Retention Basics | Origin: RT101 | New comment by Dana Thomas

Every professor plays a role in retention, if a student doesn't feel supported in a particular course they will likely drop the course.   

Ways to Promote Student Empowerment | Origin: ED144 | New comment by Dana Thomas

Very informative. Great tips for use in course.  

Principles of Student Empowerment | Origin: ED144 | New comment by Dana Thomas

It is important to encourage student empowerment so they become more engaged in the learning process.   

Student Empowerment Profiled | Origin: ED144 | New comment by Dana Thomas

It is important to continue to switch up teaching techniques so you can reach all students individual learning needs.   

Learning Preferences and Challenges | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Dana Thomas

I learned you can be  a combination of differnt learning styles. I am visual and kinethetics. When teaching it is good to use different styles.  

Language as a Reflection of Culture | Origin: ED137 | New comment by Dana Thomas

Language is a part of one's culture.