Student Success Portal Training Continues for Faculty, Staff, Students

Oct. 19, 2017

Student Success Portal Training Continues for Faculty, Staff, Students
Find out what this highly intuitive portal can do for you and your students.

UPDATE: For the newest training dates through Nov. 10, please see this Oct. 27 post.

The Student Success Portal, powered by Starfish, launched Oct. 16. Users (students as well as faculty and staff members) may now access and explore the highly intuitive and easy-to-use system at their leisure, and trainings continue to more formally acclimate users to the current functionality.

The next two weeks of introductory training offerings are below, and the details for all sessions may be found online at www.webster.edu/success.

An earlier Webster Today article explained the first phase of the Student Success Portal launch: The rollout will include information about setting up profiles, understanding and submitting early alerts (Flags), providing positive feedback to students (Kudos), and connecting students to resources through their personalized success teams. In addition, training will focus on online appointment scheduling and shared advising notes.

The Student Success Portal will ultimately be a robust system used throughout the global Webster network. This initial phase will focus on the Webster Groves campus and then rollout out to the domestic and international campuses. Early adopters at the domestic and international campuses are welcome to begin investigating the system with the knowledge training will be forthcoming in a future term.

Student Trainings

Date Time Room Facilitator/s Format
Nov. 3 Noon to 12:45 p.m. EAB 110 Justin Barton Workshop
Nov. 6 3-3:45 p.m. WEBH 225 Justin Barton Workshop

 

Faculty Trainings

Date Time Room Facilitator/s Format
Oct. 24 Noon to 1 p.m. FDC Victoria Brown-Kennerly & Erik Palmore FDC Drop in
Oct. 25 Noon to 1 p.m EAB 106 Victoria Brown-Kennerly & Erica Ellard Workshop
Oct. 26 2-3 p.m. EAB 106 DJ Kaiser & Erica Ellard Workshop
Oct. 30 noon to 1 p.m. EAB 110 Tori Meyer & Erik Palmore Workshop
Nov. 1 3-4 p.m. WEBH 225 DJ Kaiser & Erik Palmore Workshop
Nov. 2 noon to 1 p.m. EAB 210 DJ Kaiser & Liza Dister Workshop
Nov. 2 3-4 p.m. EAB 210 Tori Meyer & Erica Ellard Workshop
Nov. 3 11 a.m. - noon FDC Victoria Brown-Kennerly & Erik Palmore FDC Drop in

 

Staff Trainings

Date Time Room Facilitator/s Format
Oct. 25 9-10 a.m. EAB 106 Justin Barton Workshop
Oct. 25 10-11 a.m. EAB 106 Justin Barton Workshop
Oct. 25 11 a.m. to noon EAB 106 Erica Ellard Workshop
Oct. 26 11 a.m. to noon  EAB 106  Erica Ellard Workshop
Oct. 30 2-3 p.m.  EAB 110  Erica Ellard Workshop

 

Trainings on advanced topics and deeper dives into the benefits and uses of the system will be scheduled for mid- to late November. Keep reading Webster Today for more information.

Keep reading Webster Today for training opportunities at the Webster Groves campus. Faculty members, academic units, extended campus directors, and student support offices may also schedule informational meetings to learn more about the system by submitting a request at studentsuccess@webster.edu.

For more information about the Student Success Portal, visit www.webster.edu/success.

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