Welcome Back! Summer 2011 LEC

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Important LEC Updates

Due to some ongoing construction on the 12th Floor, the Learning Enhancement Center has been temporarily relocated to the 14th Floor. Writing Specialists are located in room 1412 and math specialists are located in room 1438.

To make an appointment please contact:

Sandra Ariza; LEC Administrator

Room 1412

212.343.1234 EXT 2438

sariza@mcny.edu

Summer Tutorial Hours

Writing Tutorial Hours: Monday to Friday 11AM- 7PM; Saturdays 10AM-5PM

Math Tutorial Hours: Mondays 11-2:30PM; Wednesdays 5-6:30PM; Thursdays 11-7PM; Fridays 11-2PM and 5-7PM; Saturdays 12-3PM

*Appointments preferred; walk-ins welcomed. Appointments can be made via email, phone or in-person.

Getting to Know the LEC Team

Our dedicated team of professionals are committed to helping you achieve your goals here at MCNY. We encourage you to take an active part in your learning and meet our specialists for tutorials based on the self directedness model.

LEC Research Efforts – Teaching and Scholarship

The LEC is constantly working on marrying our teaching and scholarship efforts. The LEC’s research team [Kannan, Bauer, Lutsky & Alwan] worked on analyzing students’ learning goals. What we learned from this study actually helped us to refine our tutoring practices. This research was presented at the AAER Conference in November 2010. The LEC’s topic for this presentation – “Non-significant Findings and a Research Response in Self -Directed Learning”. Please click on the title below to access the PowerPoint presentation.

AAER Symposium Presentation – Nov. 2010

Tools for Independent Learning

Here at the LEC, we believe that students should supplement their independent learning with online resources. Please visit our page within our blog, titled, “Tools for Independent Learning”. In addition, we want to provide tools for specific learning goals including the link below focusing on reflective writing.

Reflective Writing

What is reflective writing? How do I get started? What are some examples of reflective writing?

http://www.lc.unsw.edu.au/onlib/pdf/reflective.pdf

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