Resources for advising about online classes:
Use this online learning assessment tool from the University of Houston to help students determine if online learning is the right fit for their skills and learning style. The assessment tackles different areas related to learning style, skills and need for online classes. It takes about 5-10 minutes and offers students feedback about their strengths and areas for additional strengthening related to distance education.
When students are in the office and talking about online learning, this worksheet, Is Online Learning Right For You?, can help students determine individual strengths and areas for improvement related to the skills needed for online learning.
Advising for the Workforce
One of our goals as advisors is to help students start and follow a path that leads toward a fulfilling and viable career. This advising checklist from Andrew Baker can provide a road map for students as they move from the classroom to the work world. Career Skills Checklist for Students and Advisors