Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Have You Worked with a SAP Specialist?

For the last year, WGU providing the assistance and expertise of Learning Specialists called SAP Specialists to help students get the most out of their academic experience and to help students get the most value for their tuition dollar.

Check out the SAP Tip of the Week blog to learn more about SAP Specialists and to see some recent study tips.

SAP Specialists focusing on teaching:

  •  Improving Time Management
  •  Creating Support
  •  Establishing Purpose
  •  Managing Unexpected Events (life circumstances such as divorce, health, family obligations)
  •  Using Quality Study Strategies 
SAP Specialist have an 8 week mini-series of calls that they present (one per week) which focus on these topics.

To start taking advantage of this valuable resource, contact your Mentor.

Friday, December 17, 2010

WGU Closed 4 Days in December

WGU Closing for the Holidays
Have a wonderful holiday season and be sure to take time for family and friends.

Be sure to make arrangements with your mentor to update them my email or phone as is appropriate for your academic standing. Most mentors will be taking the university holidays of Dec 24th and 25th as well as Dec 31st and Jan 1st off.  If you will not me available for your scheduled call, be sure to make arrangements with your mentor.

Contact with your mentor = Attendance

For tips on being productive over the break, check out the new WGU SAP Tips blog.

Best Wishes!

Monday, December 13, 2010

Shared Google Calendar for WGU Natural Science COS Mentor Chats

If you are enrolled in INC1/ INC1 there is now a shared Google calendar that you can use to copy Live Topic Chats to your own WGU Google Calendar.

For those of you who can't attend, these are recorded for you access and review through the Natural Science Learning Community.  If you want to see this list and are not in his community, just ask your mentor to add you in.

If you are having any trouble with the course, don't hesitate to contact a COS Mentor - Send Email