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3/10/2020: Teaching First-Generation Students: Practical Tips for the Classroom

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Almost half of students at Texas State are first in their family to attend college. Some first-generation college students find themselves navigating an unfamiliar academic world. This workshop presents practical strategies faculty can use immediately in their classrooms to help first-generation students be successful.
This workshop supports the university’s goal to promote the success of all students.

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Victoria Black, Director of Peer Mentoring, University College
Dr. Nancy Chavkin, Regents Professor & University Distinguished Professor Emerita, Social Work
Dr. Sonya Armstrong, Professor, Curriculum and Instruction
Dr. Cassandra Johnson, Assistant Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences
Dr. Kristen Lew, Assistant Professor, Mathematics

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90 minutes
Faculty Development
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