Teaching Underprepared Students to Take Control of Their Learning by Developing Metacognitive Skills
$297.00 – $497.00
Metacognition has been strongly linked with improved GPAs, college readiness, and retention; however, faculty are often unaware of how to purposefully instill and foster these abilities in students. This seminar will provide specific strategies to build these necessary competencies.
Its become very apparent that many present-day students are coming into the college classroom without the skills they need in order to be successful in higher education. Metacognition has been strongly linked with improved GPAs, college readiness, and retention; however, faculty are often unaware of how to purposefully instill and foster these abilities in students. This online seminar will provide specific strategies to build these necessary competencies.
What are the learning goals?
Upon completion of this seminar, youll be able to:
- Identify key characteristics of metacognition
- Link metacognition to the process of formative assessment
- Recognize and explain the benefits of implementing metacognitive activities into curriculum
- Integrate effective metacognitive practices into existing curriculum
Who does this benefit?
- Faculty developers
- Department Chairs
- Instructional designers
Why you don’t want to miss this!
Our presenter, Cathy Box was a top-rated presenter at our 2019 Teaching Professor Conference. Her highly rated session is the basis for this live seminar. For faculty faced with an increasing number of underprepared students, this online seminar helps them purposefully instill and foster metacognition and self-regulation in students through research-based strategies.
Your seminar registration includes the following:
- On-demand access for 1-year
- Downloadable PowerPoint presentations from the speaker
- Written transcript
- Supplemental materials
- 100% satisfaction guarantee
For the seminar, you can have as many people participate in the program as you like using the single connection by using a large screen, projector, and speakers.
There is no limit to how many times the seminar is accessed while available.
In this online seminar, you’ll learn how faculty can better support first-generation college students in the classroom. Topics of discussion include: understanding the challenges that first-generation college students disproportionately face; contextualizing practical ways to support their success in the classroom and beyond; and recognizing resources to continue improving support structures for first-generation college students.
CAMPUS ACCESS LICENSE
With the purchase of the optional Campus Access License (or Group License when ordering online), registrants may take the contents of the program CD & place the information on to a password-protected network, server, or web site for additional staff use. The Group License option is not for multiple or unlimited staff from an institution to connect & participate in the live online seminar presentation.
Product Code: PC20DA