Prepare To Learn

Prepare to Learn is a workshop series designed to provide incoming students with skills and resources to help them transition to learning at Fanshawe College.

Students are welcome to register for one or all of the workshop sessions. See the links below for more details and registration information.

**Note: The following steps apply to every workshop except the Math workshop series. For Math-specific registration information, click the “Math” accordion below.

Step 1: Click the accordions below to view more details and registration info for each workshop.

Step 2: Click the red “REGISTER HERE” link for the workshop you would like to join. You can individually register for as many workshops as you’d like.

Step 3: In the new event page that will appear, click the blue “Begin Registration” button.

Step 4: Enter your name and email address, then click the blue “Register” button.

Step 5: A confirmation email will be sent to you immediately upon registering and one will also be sent the day before the workshop. Both will include a Zoom link to your session that you can join at the scheduled workshop date and time. Please mark the date in your calendar.

*Repeat as needed for the other workshops you are interested in. You will receive separate confirmation emails for each workshop you register for.

Trouble registering? Email llc@fanshawec.ca for assistance.

Fall 2021 Workshop Series

For students starting in January 2022

The math workshop covers the following four essential topics: fractions, basic algebra, solving and rearranging equations, and percentages. It includes drop-in sessions, video tutorials, worksheets with solutions, and self-evaluation quizzes.

The workshop is offered in an online self-guided format with drop-in sessions for any questions that arise. Drop-in sessions are optional and will be offered at these times:

  • Monday November 22 (7 - 8 p.m.)
  • Monday November 29 (7 - 8 p.m.)
  • Monday December 6 (7 - 8 p.m.)
  • Monday December 13 (7 - 8 p.m.)

HOW TO REGISTER FOR MATH SESSIONS:

Students can self-register for the math workshop series on FanshaweOnline (FOL). Go to the FOL home page, sign in and locate the Resources dropdown menu. Select Self-Registration and then register for Math & Returning to Learning (PTL).

Students must complete Fanshawe's enrolment process before registering.

Self-registration will be available beginning November 1.

For more information contact sgreen@fanshawec.ca

Return to Learning is a 2 day program specifically designed for students who will be attending Fanshawe not directly from high school. The two days offer insight and strategies for mature learners.

Day1: Effective Learning Strategies Workshop
Wednesday, December 15, 2021
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

The following topics will be explored: Study Strategies, Library Research, English/Writing, and Math.

REGISTER HERE

Day 2: Remote Learning Considerations Workshop
Thursday, December 16, 2021
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

The following topics will be explored: Peer-Tutoring, Mature Learner Panel, Transition to College, and Introduction to Fanshaweonline.ca (FOL).

REGISTER HERE

For more information contact cmills@fanshawec.ca

Resources Available on FOL

A complementary non-credit course is available to provide students with all resources and tools from these workshops. Workshops (with the exception of the math series) will be recorded and posted in this course after they are held.

Students can self-register for this course on FanshaweOnline (FOL). Go to the FOL home page, sign in and locate the Resources dropdown menu. Select Self-Registration and then register for Prepare to Learn.

*Please note that this FOL course is the same one used to register for the math workshop series listed above. You may choose to enroll in the math workshop series upon registering for this course, but if you don’t wish to, simply remain in the ‘self-guided’ selection.