What is Peer Advising?
Tutors are also Peer Advisors, as experienced students they are prepared to discuss various topics with students. This is an extremely beneficial way to supplement academic advising.
Peer Advising Topics
- Careless mistakes
- Recognizing key points in unfamiliar questions
- Give yourself time to prepare
- Making analogies
- Break it down
- Understanding the big picture
- Identifying connections between the question and related concepts
- Pattern recognition
- Day at a time
- Week at a time
- Semester at a time