Retention Action Program

 Workshops

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The Art of Test Taking
Test taking skills preparation for multiple choice, true/false, short answer, essay test, and open book exams.
Stress and Wellness
This workshop explores stress-management strategies and meditation. Discovers some of the physical and psychological symptoms of stress and how to elevate or reduce stress to maintain wellness.
Evolve Your Brain (one hour video from Starlink)
Exploring how the brain works and how we learn.
Reading
This workshop helps students examine how they learn. It also explores the different types of reading comprehension methods that are available so that they are better able to determine the better fit for the situation and their learning styles.
Note Taking Techniques
This workshop helps students in their note taking process. This workshop also shows students how to develop systematic processes that will help produce better notes.  Other technological aids are discussed that can be used along with the written note taking process.
Multiple Intelligence
Explores Howard Gardner theories on intelligence.
12 Strategies to Get Good Grades
Explores 12 different strategies that students can use to get better grades.
Characteristics of a Successful Student
This workshop gives students information on the different elements of success and how to implement them to become a more successful college student.
Limiting Thinking Patterns
Helps students to recognize and overcome negative thinking patterns and distorted thinking.