Learning Strategies Workshops

Let’s Strategize!

Learning Strategy Sessions are here to help!

Individualized one-on-one sessions, free to students enrolled in credit classes at Tunxis Community College. Each session lasts 30-45 minutes. To sign-up, please see contact information for each workshop topic below.

Workshop Topics

Tackle the Tech

Need help navigating Blackboard or getting your academic technology set up for a successful semester? This workshop covers a wide range of topics related to:

    • Taking an online course
    • Navigating Blackboard
    • Understanding different online modalities
    • Utilizing online campus resources
    • Downloading/accessing Microsoft Office, digital textbooks/materials, and more

To schedule this workshop contact Adam Woolford at [email protected] or 860.773.1531.

Writer’s Workshop & Inspiration

Inspiration Writing Software to jump start the writing process. Pre-write, brainstorm, organize notes, and create an outline for your essay. Explore the steps required to write an effective essay.
To schedule this workshop contact Joseph Sokola at 860.773.1537 or [email protected].

Notetaking Strategies

This workshop will review the importance of note-taking, qualities of good notes, and tips for becoming a better note-taker.
To schedule this workshop contact Michele Castiola at 860.773.1523 or [email protected].

Time Management & Organization

Do you have too much to do and not enough time to complete everything? This workshop will help you manage your time using various tools and time organization strategies.
To schedule this workshop contact Debbie Kosior at 860.773.1526 or [email protected].

Test Taking & Study Strategies

Learn test-taking strategies to help you better prepare for your tests and help you stay calm and confident when testing. This workshop will also focus on some basic study techniques.
To schedule this workshop contact Amanda Burkhart at 860.773.1527 or [email protected].

How to Succeed in Math

This workshop is designed to help students achieve success in their math classes. Bring your textbook for a hands-on-learning session full of techniques proven to enhance your math skills.
To schedule this workshop contact Mohamed Mountassir at [email protected] or 860.773.1528.

For more information, contact the Academic Success & Tutoring Center at 860.773.1530 or [email protected].