Systems upgrades Friday, July 28

GCC's online services will be unavailable for part of the day on Friday, July 28 while we perform annual upgrades. Banner, email, on-campus internet and websites will be unavailable from 5-8:30am. MyGCC will be unavailable from 8am-1pmMoodle will be unavailable for most of the day and access to the campus wireless network be intermittent.

Greenfield Community College

Greenfield Community College

Communication and Writing Resources

Using Motivational Interviewing to Communicate with Students

Teachers and advisors who use motivational interviewing (MI) enhance their listening and problem-solving skills to become more effective communicators and create better rapport with students. MI has been shown as an effective method for creating dialogue, rapport and ultimately helping to motivate students. Following specific techniques and a methodological approach, motivational interviewing can help students move forward, see alternative paths toward their goal and take ownership.

Motivational Interviewing Thought & Action

WAC:  Writing Across the Curriculum 

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