on 10-04-2017 10:22 AM
I do a "transition week" where students reflect on the 1st half of class and then re-evaluate for the weeks to come. I even give them a 3 day window to submit ONE assignment again for a better grade (even if they have a 0).
We are also doing an office hour initiative at our College. This is to encourage students to reach out to instructors if they fall into 1 of the following categories:
In an effort to best support you and your academic success, required office hours are a component of this course if any of the following applies to you as a student:
While the instructor will contact you if any of the above conditions apply, you are encouraged to reach out to your instructor for assistance.
It has been a great success. We are piloting in ENG/MAT only right now.