Multiple Programs for Extra-Scholastic Science Experiences . . . . Mark E. Mattson – Assistant Professor of Physics and Science Coordinator of the Science and Math Learning Center Kathy Fisher – Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction SLC Conference – University of Michigan 2008
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Multiple Programs for Extra-Scholastic Science Experiences . . .
Mark E. Mattson – Assistant Professor of Physics and Science Coordinator of the Science and Math Learning Center
Kathy Fisher – Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction
SLC Conference – University of Michigan 2008
Enhancing the Academic Experience of College Science Students
Since the Fall of 2000, James Madison University has provided a facility to allow students to receive additional instruction/tutoring. This facility has been formally known as the “College of Science and Mathematics Science and Math Learning Center” but is basically known by the student population as the “Learning Center.”
Introductory Math courses
Introductory Statistics courses
Introductory Physics courses
Introductory Chemistry courses
Introductory courses that feature these subjects
Introductory Biology courses (this fall)
Chuck is in the foreground
This fall, we are excited that Alicia James will be joining us in the new position of Chemistry Coordinator.
What is it?
An academic assistance program that helps students enrolled in historically challenging courses master course content and develop and integrate learning and study strategies.
Who does supplemental instruction help?
The goal is to aid all students in a class, regardless of their knowledge or ability level.
What is a S.I. leader and what role do they play in S.I. sessions?
What goes on during supplemental instruction?
VP, Academic Affairs
VP, Student Affairs
Student Success Programs
Learning Resource Centers