Developing Your Advising Philosophy (# 132). Heather Ammons, M.Ed. Tiffany Labon-Sims, M.Ed. NACADA 2012 Annual Conference Nashville, TN. Outline. Philosophy What is it? What guides it? Mission CAS NACADA Theories, beliefs, values, personal reflections Why? What is included?
Heather Ammons, M.Ed.
Tiffany Labon-Sims, M.Ed.
NACADA 2012 Annual Conference
“positive, self-motivating statement of what academic advising means to an advisor. It describes the theories an advisor uses as a foundation for her advising practice…It explains why she is an advisor, guides her day-to-day decisions, helps shape her professional goals and objectives, and provides a solid base for her advising practice.” (Frietag, 2011, p. 1)
To advance the intellectual and social condition of the people of the State through quality programs of teaching, research, and service.
The University of Alabama will be the university of choice for the best and brightest students in Alabama and a university of choice for all other students who seek exceptional educational opportunities. The University of Alabama will be a student-centered research university and an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians.
Guidelines for the creation, maintenance, and assessment of academic advising programs
BUT….It is applicable to us on a individual level