Marcus T. Epps is the Coordinator of Academic Coaching & Tutoring Services from Buffalo NY. Epps job involves helping mentors, tutors, and teaching assistants understand that impacting the success of other students involves much more than being a “good” student themselves. The Pinnacle had an opportunity for a Q and A with Epps. Continue reading Staff Spotlight – Marcus Epps Discusses Helping Students Succeed
Being an academic coach is a role that many people within student support services fill and don’t even realize it. Continue reading 4 Themes of Good Academic Coaching
Whenever I mention that my title is “Coordinator of Academic Coaching & Tutor Training” to someone, one of the first things they ask me is, “What is an Academic Coach?”. The answer to that question usually depends on who is asking. Continue reading What is an Academic Coach?
It’s the things that those of us seasoned college veterans take for granted that are more likely than not going to trip up all of the new comers who are entering or currently in college. Continue reading What Makes College So Difficult?