LEARNING CENTER

Welcome to Lakeland Community College's Learning Center. The mission of the Learning Center is to provide quality educational support for currently enrolled students in order to assist them with improving learning and achieving their educational goal.

A five-day workshop to help jumpstart your transition into college. Students will learn strategies and skills to become college ready. Knowing what to expect in college and how to identify and utilize the support resources you need is a big deal. See the differences between college and high school life related to: personal responsibility, class time, critical thinking skills, and the level of independence that students experience.

Lakeland is offering a free, self-paced math refresher class throughout the summer at no cost to you. Bridge Your Math Gap sessions are available three times per week for 90 minutes.


The Learning Center is dedicated to student success and provides the following support services:

The key to becoming a successful college student is developing the skills you need to reach your goals.

College Success Workshops are free and provide an opportunity for students to learn strategies for success in any course. Students may register for as many workshops as they would like. Topics include Note Taking, Study Skills, Time Management, Tips for Test Success, Blackboard Orientation, myLakeland Review, Basic Computer Skills, Basics of Using a Calculator, Habits of Successful College Students, Stress Management, Memory Tips, Compass Prep, and Solutions for Math Anxiety!

In the spirit of collaboration, Student Success partners with many college departments across campus to offer additional "Guest Workshop" opportunities. Workshops range from 30-90 minutes, are free and offered several times throughout the semester. Register for a College Success Workshop.

e-tutoring

The OHIO e-TUTORING COLLABORATIVE is available for students in online courses, students who are unable to come to campus for tutoring or students who can benefit from extra help.

Math in Minutes

Students receive walk-in help with math. Students work at their own pace on assignments and tutors circulate to answer questions. The table is staffed by professionals as well as high level math students who have been recommended by faculty and have trained with our professional tutors. Hours are posted daily as well as every Friday 8 a.m. - noon during the Fall and Spring Semester. Summer hours are Monday and Tuesday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Wednesday and Thursday 10 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Success Coaching

Success Coaching is one-on-one personalized support for students who want additional help with success strategies, including Time Management, Goal Setting, Organization, Learning Style, Test Taking, Reading Comprehension, Note Taking, Study Skills or Basic computer Skills. Success Coaching is free and by appointment. We will work around your schedule to make it convenient for you. Register Now!

Tutoring

FREE tutoring is offered by professional tutors (holding a bachelor's degree or higher in the area(s) they tutor) as well as well-trained and faculty recommended peer tutors. Students have the ability to schedule appointments one week at a time, when they need it rather than committing to a semester long tutoring session. Tutoring is available Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m - 8 p.m. during the Fall and Spring semesters. Summer hours are Monday and  Tuesday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Writing Center

Students collaborate with consultants to improve their ability to communicate their ideas in writing – all types of writing and all subjects. Students do not drop off their papers to be proofread, but work with the consultant to improve their writing skills and learn from their mistakes. The Writing Center is open Monday and Tuesday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., and Wednesday and Thursday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. during the Fall and Spring semesters. Summer hours are Monday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Tuesday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.