As an instructor, you have a unique opportunity to facilitate the academic success of first-generation college students. You can provide these students with a sense of how to navigate the world of higher education. You can bolster their self-confidence. You can help them understand and meet academic expectations. We know you are eager to help, but perhaps you are wondering exactly how to help. This LibGuide contains a variety of best practices for working with first-gen students and offers concrete examples of each practice.
To proceed, please click and carefully review each item in the left-hand navigation bar to learn FIVE specific strategies to facilitate their success.