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Online Tutors Are Ready to Help Your Students

Monday, November 16, 2020 Are some of your students struggling with their coursework? Our online tutors are ready to support your students’ needs and provide the same level of assistance virtually as was provided through traditional, face-to-face tutoring. Students may access online tutoring at http://valenciacollege.edu/tutoring in multiple topics including math, science, writing and reading, accounting and economics, foreign languages and EAP, […]

Poinciana Campus Plaza Tutors Team Stays Focused on...

The Plaza Tutors team, in pre-pandemic times From left to right: Josue Guedes, Miguel Santiago, Marisela Varela-Russian, Samuel Stadtlander, Rey Maldonado De Leon (also in pre-pandemic times) Friday, October 16, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses During the last several months of online classes, many of our student […]

Celebrate National Tutoring Week: October 5 – 9

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Tutors play a critical role in helping to educate and retain our students. They are patient, understanding and committed to student success. In short, tutors work hard to support our students’ learning and personal growth as they work to achieve their academic goals. About 10 years ago, the National Tutoring Association […]

Encourage Students to Use Our Distance Tutoring Services

Friday, August 28, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses As you know, the College’s student services have moved online, and that includes our academic tutoring. Now, students can easily access Valencia’s free distance tutoring services online via Zoom using their computers or mobile devices. Our Valencia tutors are […]

Students Get a Glimpse Into Valencia’s Online Courses 2

Tuesday, August 14, 2020 As shared last week, many students may feel apprehensive about a mostly online fall semester. To put students’ minds at ease, we asked a few seasoned online faculty members to create a brief video to introduce themselves to students and give them a glimpse of their online courses. In this way, […]

For Students Who Struggle With Course Work, Tutors are...

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 With our transition to online learning and student services, unfortunately, the number of students utilizing tutoring has decreased. Our online tutors are ready to support our students’ needs and provide the same level of assistance virtually as was provided through traditional, face-to-face tutoring. For example, Learning Assistant I Natalie Donis brings her experience as […]

Students Get a Glimpse Into Valencia’s Online Courses

Monday, August 10, 2020 As you may imagine, students may feel apprehensive about a mostly online fall semester. To put students’ minds at ease, we asked a few seasoned online faculty members to create a brief video to introduce themselves to students and give them a glimpse of their online courses. In this way, we […]

The Writing Center — Here to Help Students Succeed

Professors who would like students to have expert consultation on their writing assignments are encouraged to make students aware of the West Campus Writing Center. Located in Building 5, Room 155, the West Campus Writing Center offers 25-minute appointments with professional consultants who have experience in all areas of communication. Students can engage in intensive […]

Osceola Campus Celebrates Our Tutors

A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona, and Poinciana Campuses Learning Support will celebrate our tutors and the good work they do during the week of October 22, 2018. Feel free to stop by the Science and Math Depot and Learning Center to see a display of all our tutors. On Thursday, October […]

Help Students Succeed — Student Resources Available on...

A Message from Falecia Williams, President, West and Downtown Campuses Before you know it, mid-terms will be here — so it’s the perfect time to intervene in support of student success. Fortunately, there are several resources to help students through their academic journey. Below are a few resources you can provide to students if they […]