"SNAP! Strengths Nurturing Academic Progress
SNAP uses StrengthsQuest and mentoring as intervention tools to retain “First Time in College” students who are enrolled in a college entry course. Join us to discover how we implement…"
"I attended my first Strengths Conference and it was very exciting. I wanted to clone myself so I could attend every session. I went with a small group from my community college district. The cost of this conference is so reasonable we were able to…"
"I don't worry about them reading the directions, because I use the instrument in the classroom.
I start the first week in my class using Strengths. I use Picture of Excellence, Strengths Finder Reflection, Verifying Your Signature Themes and…"
We started Strengths through a faculty team and now we have facilitated training for 20% of our faculty and staff. The North Lake College Leadership was so excited they had the Organization and Development arm of the college institute the…"
I am a professor at North Lake College and it is a part of the 7 colleges of the Dallas County Community College District. Currently, I am on leave working on my PhD in Arts Advocacy at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.
What are your Clifton StrengthsFinder Talent Themes/Strengths?
Hi Sister Sherry! Well the proposal hearing went great-I passed! I just finished data collection at Savannah State University so I have aggressively writing now. Today I was worked on my findings section (tough) but I spent about 3 hours on it. The plan now is to share a draft of chapters 1-4 with my advisor next week, get the ok to forward to the committee. Ultimately, I am planning for a defense date NO LATER than February 2010. My fan club thinks I can do it by December 09 but I am not sure. How are you my friend?
My name is Fursey Gotuaco. I used to teach Theatre for 15 years. My wife finished her PhD in Arts Education. I have two questions for you:
1) What did you do at North Lake and how did you integrate strengths?
2) What's your PhD in Arts Advocacy about?
I will pass your name along to my wife - or you can contact her yourself - she's a member ning.
Hi Sherry! My name is Joelle Davis Carter and I am new the strengths institute. I coordinate efforts at Morgan State University for our university's first year experience programs. I see that we have the communication theme in common! How's the PHD program going? I am attempting to defend my proposal this semester-Joelle