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Christine McLaughlin
*Academic Advisor/Success Coach*

Merrimack College
McQuade Library, Room 320
315 Turnpike Street
North Andover, MA 01845
978-837-5814
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On Fri, Mar 8, 2019 at 1:29 PM Saundra Y McGuire <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Thanks, Christine.  The flyer is attached, and info about the code is
> below.
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> Get 20% OFF Saundra McGuire titles.
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> Use code SM20 at www.styluspub.com. *Offer expires December 31, 2020.*
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> Saundra McGuire, Ph.D.
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> *New Online Course on Teach Students How to Learn
> (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__optimizelearning.org_workshops_teach-2Dstudents-2Dhow-2Dto-2Dlearn&d=DwIFaQ&c=pZJPUDQ3SB9JplYbifm4nt2lEVG5pWx2KikqINpWlZM&r=yBiE514ByeBuT9iMcmLL81H9l3w_eWJJCNWWYb5qET4&m=zn4PmE7_fPFRX_wFvP25ZWwQQpwIfyyPKvN5MXe3DXg&s=rwj64cacjXDD15oXX1tSqznHrpywgZ9mL0QxiqSZTxI&e=
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> Author of *Teach Yourself How to Learn (Info at
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> Director Emerita, Center for Academic Success
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> (Ret) Assistant Vice Chancellor  & Professor of Chemistry
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> Louisiana State University
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> *From:* Open Forum for Learning Assistance Professionals [mailto:
> [log in to unmask]] *On Behalf Of *McLaughlin, Christine
> *Sent:* Friday, March 8, 2019 12:01 PM
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Subject:* Re: [External Sender] Probation Study Skills
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> Hi, Saundra -- Thanks for your email. We are also putting together a
> 1-credit course for students on academic probation (proposal stage). Would
> you mind re-attaching the coupon code for the text? I'd like to propose a
> course text with an accurate (and discounted!) budget for adoption. I am
> hoping our dept. can purchase for students. Thank you!
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> Christine
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> Christine McLaughlin
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> *Academic Advisor/Success Coach*
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> Merrimack College
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> McQuade Library, Room 320
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> 315 Turnpike Street
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> North Andover, MA 01845
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> 978-837-5814
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> On Fri, Mar 8, 2019 at 12:37 PM Atkins, Paula <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
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> I very much appreciate this conversation and am interested in
> investigating further. The following question has been raised on my campus:
> Have any of you gathered information from retention literature, or
> otherwise have support, that adding credit requirements are beneficial to
> students who are already struggling?
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> *Paula Atkins, S.S.P., M.S., L.P.C.*
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> *Associate Vice Chancellor, Dean of Students*
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> *Louisiana State University Shreveport*
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> *“The natural result of utilizing different perspectives is that people
> are more engaged.”  ~Eunice Carew*
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> *From:* Open Forum for Learning Assistance Professionals <
> [log in to unmask]> *On Behalf Of *Saundra Y McGuire
> *Sent:* Friday, March 8, 2019 10:34 AM
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Subject:* Re: [External Sender] Probation Study Skills
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> Thanks so much, Emily, for recommending out book.  I wanted to recommend
> it, but I didn’t want to seem like I was “self-promoting”.  But since it
> has been suggested by you, I’d like to add a few more details.  J
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> I have been told that students really like it because it isn’t preachy and
> doesn’t suggest things that they should already know about.  And it is very
> motivational because we put in tons of examples of real students who were
> failing but turned it around quickly and dramatically by using the
> strategies in the book.    It’s based on teaching students about
> metacognition and about how they can control their learning outcomes.  The
> foreword was written by Mark McDaniel, author of Make it Stick.
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> There is a discount for volume, starting with as few as 5 copies.   I’ve
> attached a flier with more info about the student book and the book we
> wrote for faculty, Teach Students How to Learn (which several schools use
> for tutor training). There’s a code for a 20% off discount.  Please feel
> free to email me off list if you have questions.
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> Have a great weekend!
> Saundra
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> Saundra McGuire, Ph.D.
>
> *New Online Course on Teach Students How to Learn
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> Author of *Teach Yourself How to Learn (Info at
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> Author of Teach Students *How* to Learn (Info at
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>
> Director Emerita, Center for Academic Success
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> (Ret) Assistant Vice Chancellor  & Professor of Chemistry
>
> Louisiana State University
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> *From:* Open Forum for Learning Assistance Professionals [mailto:
> [log in to unmask]] *On Behalf Of *Janssen, Emily E
> *Sent:* Friday, March 8, 2019 10:09 AM
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Subject:* Re: [External Sender] Probation Study Skills
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> Hi Jenny,
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> I don’t blame you for looking for something else! I’d looked at *On
> Course* and thought it was expensive and made everything more complicated
> than it needs to be.
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> I would recommend Saundra McGuire’s *Teach Yourself How to Learn*. It’s
> inexpensive, brief, and written in a pleasant, casual style. It’s research
> based and spends a lot of time on things students *haven’t* already heard
> (and ignored) a dozen times. It may not be as comprehensive as *On Course*,
> but I think students would get more out of it.
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> Hope this helps,
>
> Emily
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> *From:* Open Forum for Learning Assistance Professionals <
> [log in to unmask]> *On Behalf Of *Jennifer L. Briney
> *Sent:* Friday, March 8, 2019 9:55 AM
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Subject:* [External Sender] Probation Study Skills
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> *CAUTION:* This email originated from outside of Mid-State Technical
> College. Do not click links or open attachments unless you recognize the
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> Hello All,
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>
> We run a one-credit study skills course for students on first-time
> probation (only for freshmen and sophomores).  I am looking for a new text
> that might fit this.  We previously used On Course but are looking for
> something different.
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>
>
> *Thanks!*
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> *Jenny Briney, M.A.*
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> *Director of the Center for Learning Excellence*
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> Developmental Education Specialist
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