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.
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, Placement Test 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.
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.
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. Click here to view hours of operation.
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!
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. Click here to view available tutoring hours.
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. Click here to view hours of operation.