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Friday, October 20 • 5:00pm - 5:45pm
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Have you ever encountered students upset about their grades or levels? Sometimes listening is more important than advising. There are 5 steps that I have found successful when talking with upset international students. I will share the research supporting the steps, and we will practice implementing them in practical scenarios.

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Chris Brands, California State University, Chico (ALCI)

Academic Coordinator, ALCI (CSU, Chico)
I have been teaching ESL for 14 years and supervising ESL instructors and advising international students for the past 7 years in addition to teaching. I am passionate about everything ESL. I am fascinated by languages and cultures around the world. My second language is French, but... Read More →

Friday October 20, 2017 5:00pm - 5:45pm PDT
CC 207

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