Total Credits: .4 Workshop CEU(s)
Instructors set the tone in the classroom by how they approach their work and students. Through their actions, they communicate their character, credibility, and convictions. Today’s students need to be convinced about their instructor’s passion before they put passion into their own work. To be an effective instructor, you must learn how to connect with your students. And while it may seem like some people are just born with the skills to connect with others, anyone can learn how to make every communication an opportunity for a powerful connection. During this workshop, participants learn how to identify and relate to all types of students in a way that increases their influence in virtual and face-to-face environments.
Participants learn practices that help develop the crucial skill of connecting with students, including:
Participants learn how to:
By the end of this workshop, participants know or be able to:
All workshop participants can obtain, at no additional cost, CEUs in the form of a digital badge and certificate that provide a web-enabled, verifiable documentation of their professional learning experience! CEUs are awarded to individuals who pass the post-workshop learning assessment with a score of 80% or better.
Dr. Nicole Rankine, affectionately known as Dr. Nic, is one of the most engaging personal development coaches around. She is a certified teacher, speaker, and coach with the John Maxwell Team, which founded the COLE Academy of Personal Growth, a training and development company devoted to helping students and the educational leaders that support them with leadership development, personal growth, and communication. Using John Maxwell’s proven leadership development tactics, strategies, and skills, Dr. Rankine provides training for leaders of schools, colleges, and universities. Dr. Rankine has trained leaders internationally in Costa Rica, Kenya, South Africa, and China. She holds a Ph.D. and master’s degree in public health and a master’s degree in biology. She is fun, high energy, and exhibits a passion for helping others reach their full potential.
Hilton Garden Inn Houston/The Woodlands
9301 Six Pines Drive
The Woodlands, TX 77380
Home2 Suites by Hilton
223 David Vetter Blvd
Shenandoah, TX 77385
Crowne Plaza Shenandoah - Woodlands Area, an IHG Hotel
19333 David Memorial Drive
Shenandoah, TX 77385
|10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.||Workshop|
|12:00 – 12:30 p.m.||Lunch provided by NISOD.|
Lone Star College-System Office
5000 Research Forest Drive
Community Bldg., Star Ballroom II
The Woodlands, TX 77381
Cancellation and refund requests must be received in writing prior to September 23, 2022. A refund of the workshop fee, minus a $25 administrative fee, will be given for cancellations received by September 23, 2022. Refunds will not be given after September 23, 2022 or for no-shows. Registrants who have an outstanding balance and do not attend the workshop are responsible for the $25 administrative fee. Substitutions are accepted at any time prior to the workshop by submitting a written request to Kelley Berley. The individual requesting the transfer is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with the transfer.