Navigating Learning Differences in College
The academic pace of colleges and universities is quite the change from that of high school. While some students may feel they are prepared for this change, how can we best support students who may not feel the same? Especially for students with learning differences and specific support needs, the time spent exploring academic support resources in the college search process is crucial. Here we have collected resources for those students and families exploring colleges with specific academic needs in mind.
Included on this page:
Comprehensive video (~55 mins) surrounding learning differences in the college environment
Dr. Diana Sirko, Superintendent of the Mesa County Valley School District 51, moderates our conversation as we learn how institutions support student success through academic and social/emotional resources and how/why students can advocate for themselves.