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Williston’s 学术成功中心 is a constellation of support that provides students at every level with the resources, 指令, 以及他们成功所需要的学术支持. pp电子为每一种学习者提供不同程度的支持, ranging from drop-in 写作 and math centers to a structured 学术 Strategies Tutorial and supported evening study hall. 位于克拉普图书馆, the 学术成功中心 helps support and challenge students to reach their full potential.

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•专业的学术支持团队

• Innovative 数学, Writing, and 科学资源中心s and peer tutoring program

•学术策略教程

•辅助学习大厅


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编写资源中心

模仿阿默斯特学院的写作课程, Williston’s 编写资源中心 gives you one-on-one support to help you become a more flexible and effective writer. 由专业的写作老师和同行导师组成, 该中心在白天上课和晚上学习期间开放. 不管你是在写学期论文, 创意写作练习, 或者大学论文, 你可以带着工作去接受批评.

数学资源中心

pp电子在这里讲数学. 欢迎来到数学资源中心, w在这里 you can get help with homework or just talk about cool mathematical concepts with math-maven faculty and students. 该中心每天都有固定的上课时间, 所以你可以预约或者顺便问问题. The center supports math at all levels, ranging from Algebra 1 to BC Multivariable Calculus.

科学资源中心

呼叫所有理科学生! 如果你有作业需要帮忙, 额外的习题, 或者只是一个安静的做作业的环境, 欢迎来到科学资源中心, 科学教师和学生导师渴望帮助的地方. 你会发现他们很有耐心, 流利地解释困难的概念, 而且对一切科学都充满热情.

阿雷特的同学

Areté is Williston’s peer academic tutoring 组织 (named for the Greek word meaning excellence). 聘请学术水平高的大三、大四学生担任导师, and are then matched with peers looking for extra support in the tutors’ area of strength. Areté tutoring is available during the class day, activities periods, and evening study hall hours.


学术支持项目

  • 一对一和小组教师会议

    学生 can schedule individual or small-group meetings with teachers outside of class. 老师们经常在空闲时间见面, 上学前或放学后, 和/或在晚上.

  • 与学术支持人员进行学习策略会议

    All students (with or without testing) can schedule an occasional 15-minute meeting with a member of the 学术 Support staff to get extra help on study skills, 测试准备, 笔记, 组织, 或计划.

  • 学科教师

    Any student (with or without testing) who requires subject-area academic support may request a tutor. 这些家教是由家庭支付的, but are vetted by Williston and can work with students on campus or through Zoom during students’ free periods. 家长可以联系学术支持主任要求导师.

  • 学术住宿

    适用于神经心理学或心理教育测试的学生, the 学术支援主任 reviews the documentation and drafts an accommodations document in collaboration with each student’s family. This document is shared with teachers to help provide appropriate educational strategies. 一些住宿的例子是:

    • 提供课堂笔记
    • 分解长期任务
    • 使用电脑写作
    • 支持使用或创建大纲或图形组织者
    • 使用音频文本和其他阅读技术
    • 延长测试时间
    • 减少分心测试环境 

  • 中学学术支持项目

    pp电子很自豪能提供 学术支持项目 在中学, including proctored study halls and 学术 Strategies Tutorial classes (see below) with 指令 in executive functioning and study skills, as well as a structured program for tutoring sessions and homework completion. 请注意,有些项目有相关成本, 但也有很多免费的选择(包括pp电子的写作), 数学, 和科学资源中心),供中学生使用. 如果您有其他关于项目的问题,请与pp电子联系 劳拉Vachet,学术支持主任. 

    学术策略教程 is a regularly scheduled class that typically meets three times over the span of each two-week class schedule cycle. 学生 will meet in small groups with an 学术 Support staff member to learn skills and strategies to promote academic success.  学术策略教程 is intended to complement a student’s other classes.  课程可能包括:计划和安排每天的家庭作业, strategies for assessment preparation; effective note-taking skills; reading comprehension strategies; and effectively using the School’s resources and technology.  学生 enroll on a per trimester basis and must be registered for this program within two weeks of the start of the term.  如欲注册AST,请填写项目协议 在这里.

  • 高中学术策略教程

    学生 electing to join the academic strategies class will meet with an 学术 Support instructor in four small-group classes per two-week cycle to receive specific, 有针对性的指导以建立执行功能技能. 本课程的主题包括:

    • 计划和安排日常作业
    • Strategies for studying for English, math, science, history, and foreign languages
    • 有效的笔记
    • 阅读理解策略
    • 有效利用pp电子官网资源
    • 使用微软Surface进行学习
    • 应试策略
    • 论文准备和编辑
    • 时间管理技巧,提高主动性和积极性
    • Additional academic guidance, supervision and communication with advisors and teachers

    学生 in the 学术 Strategies Tutorial will receive frequent written feedback on their use of strategies and academic success, 哪些内容也会与家长和其他老师分享.

    对任何学生开放,收费.

  • 学术成就实验室

    In this dedicated study space held during evening study hall, faculty supervise and support students. 夜间也有特定学科的导师. The low teacher-student ratio allows every student to get customized attention and assistance to help them succeed.

    对任何学生开放,收费.

  • 教育评估

    If a student experiences academic difficulties which suggest that an educational evaluation is appropriate, pp电子官网可以帮助家长pp电子平台此类测试的潜在资源. 学校有一个转学名单, 知识, 心理, 或者是言语和语言评估, 家长/监护人是否需要咨询学校. 父母 who need guidance in this area are encouraged to consult the 学术支援主任 or Health and Wellness Services.

    Available to any student; fee determined by outside provider

  • 英语语言学习

    适用于过渡到标准英语课堂的学生, Williston offers a year-long course focused on cultural transition and literary practices in在这里nt to English language learners. 本课程的主要内容有助于提高特定的阅读技巧, 写作, 听, 和口语. Placement into ELL for non-native English speakers is determined by a review of previous course work in English and test scores, 以及英语能力测试, 如果有必要的话.

    Williston understands students who are entering a full English immersion experience may appreciate an added level of support as they become more confident and comfortable in their use (command) of the English language. 在最初的过渡时期, AST可以提供额外的支持, 这可能包括回顾老师的期望, 理解文学作品中的英语表达, 教学解码策略, 为课堂文本提供补充阅读, 并为写作和笔记创建图形记事本.  

    请注意,这个项目有相关的成本. 如果您有其他关于项目的问题,请与pp电子联系 劳拉Vachet,学术支持主任.  

  • 标准化考试准备

    作为大学咨询过程的一部分, Williston helps facilitate on- and off-campus opportunities for juniors who are interested in group test-prep sessions for the ACT and SAT. We work with two school-vetted tutoring groups to offer on-campus 3-session and 6-session workshops, 和全天密集的校园. 校外, 8-week workshops and full-day intensives are also available locally through a Williston-vetted tutor.

    有关pp电子提供的更多信息,请访问大学咨询页面.

  • 回到学习

    在一学年的课程中, 有时学生会受伤, 脑震荡或生病. The 学术 Department in conjunction with Health and Wellness Services is 在这里 to support your student during their period of recovery. 

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