5 03, 2019

“1-on-1 Tutoring Allows For a Connection”: Insights, Advice, and Memories from Barrington Scott, Longest-Tenured LEC Specialist

2019-02-26T15:05:26-05:00Categories: LEC|Tags: , , , |

By Barrington Scott, Math Specialist Barrington Scott has conducted 3,000 tutoring sessions for 1,000 students—and that’s just in the LEC. Before he joined MCNY in 2006, he tutored students at Borough of Manhattan Community College [...]

12 02, 2019

Becoming a Successful Online Learner, Part 2

2019-02-26T11:22:41-05:00Categories: LEC|Tags: , , , , |

By Ren Evans, Lead Writing Specialist In Part 1 of this two-part series on becoming a successful online learner, I covered skill building, avoiding distractions, and planning and preparing. In this post, I offer thoughts [...]

10 01, 2019

The LEC, the New Luminaria, and the Future of Academic Support

2019-01-10T13:28:09-05:00Categories: LEC|Tags: , , , |

By Nathan Schiller, Director of Academic Support  The future of academic support.   Does it evoke thoughts of flying cars whisking you to accounting class on the MCNY Moon campus, a virtual tutor offering on-demand support? [...]