A compilation of additional handouts and resources that compliment and support professional presentations given by Tyann Cherry in conjunction with various colleagues as listed. Presentation dates and venues are provided.
Description: Whether it is training a new advising center staff member or collaborating with a new faculty advisor; advisor training is often sorely needed but overlooked. Come see how one office approaches challenges related to advisor training including:
- Gaining faculty buy in - Building collaboration across departmental offices and campus locations - Prioritizing both knowledge based and interpersonal skill sets - Setting the pace for information dissemination
Topics covered will include
- Strategies for how to conduct effective web based training (both asynchronous and in real time) - Ideas on how to create a collaborative environment that allows faculty to come together for advisor training purposes -Building a "brown bag" series of soft skill enhancers - an overview of our first year.