The Skills Lab is an accessible service where you can gain a vibrant idea of what extracurricular courses, workshops, individual tutoring, electronic tools, etc. are available within AI GROUP. We can direct students where to go to advance any skill, be it writing, presenting, studying, or job-hunting.
The Skills Lab programs offers all students coaching on strategies to improve academic performance. Students can join workshops on a assortment of themes related to academic success throughout their program of study.
Time Management Strategies
Learn time-tested strategies to regain control of your time.
Outcome: Your attitude is key.
This workshop will help you understand the myths and realities of procrastination, setting goals, getting organized, using a planner, and segmenting your time.
Growth Mindset and Hope Theory
Need a lift in your attitude about being a successful student? This workshop will describe theories and research about the importance of cultivating a growth mindset for academic success. We will provide real-world instructions on applying these concepts to your own life as a student. We can assist you to learn to yield your strengths, discover and use resources, and overcome obstacles.
Smart Study Strategies
Did you know that we tend to be poor judges of when we are learning well and when we are not? Some study approaches give the delusion of mastery but don’t lead to real learning of critical ideas that that can be deployed in other contexts. This workshop will cover the highlights of effective reading, retrieval practice (self-quizzing), and deep learning through the connection of new material to prior knowledge.
Test Anxiety & Academic Stress
Find out about strategies for managing academic stress and test anxiety, including the number one key: satisfactory training.
Learning from Failure
Learn how distress of failure can get in the way of learning and how to alter the method you manage the inevitable failures that are part of life. Study strategies based on catching and adjusting gaps in our understanding are a key to academic success.
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