The Writing & Learning Centre welcomes Andrea Valente – Learning Skills Specialist

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The Writing & Learning Centre welcomes Andrea Valente! As a Learning Skills Specialist, Andrea supports and coaches domestic and international undergraduate and graduate students at all levels to develop and improve learning strategies necessary in the academic culture. She consults with students on organization skills, time management (e.g. avoiding procrastination), goal-setting (e.g. prioritizing tasks), stress management, metacognitive skills (i.e. monitor your own learning), reflective practices, communication skills, planning and development of projects and thesis. Andrea holds a PhD in Humanities, with a focus on neuroscience and education, from York University, two Master degrees (Humanities & Applied Linguistics) and TESL certification.

 

You can learn more about Andrea and all of the staff at the WLC on our website: https://www.ocadu.ca/services/writing-and-learning-centre/wlc-contact

 

To book an appointment with any of our consultants, go to wlcbookings.ocadu.ca or email us at wlc@ocadu.ca