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Supplemental Instruction

Supplemental Instruction

Supplemental Instruction (SI) is an academic assistance program that utilizes peer-assisted study sessions.  SI sessions are regularly-scheduled, informal review sessions in which students compare notes, discuss readings, develop organizational tools, and predict test items.  Students learn how to integrate course content and study skills while working together.


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(1)   to reduce rates of attrition within targeted historically difficult courses ;

(2)   to improve student grades in targeted historically difficult courses ;

(3)   to increase the graduation rates of students.
Publications, research, and bibliographies provided come from a variety of sources including articles, book chapters, dissertation and reports submitted by SI professional and researchers.
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