Early Alert! How faculty can help students at risk of failing

Friday, September 15, 12:00 to 1:00pm – ATL Seminar Room (Chafee 241) or remotely
Presenters: Mike McGregor (Chemistry), Rob Marshall (Starfish), Shirley Consuegra & John Cruz (Early Alert)


Hear from URI faculty and staff on why reaching out to at-risk students early can make a difference and how to do it easily. Mike McGregor will describe evidence from Chemistry courses that identifying at-risk students early motivates students to get the help they need. He will also discuss the type of messages that work with students who are struggling. Rob Marshall will describe the Starfish technology solution for faculty to communicate easily with students regardless of class size. Shirley Consuegra and John Cruz will describe how the Early Alert Team responds to your notifications.