Academic Strategies for Success (New Students)

Course Description

NEW Trinity Students:
Join us on your new academic journey with “Strategies for Success: Enhancing Executive Functioning and Study Skills at Trinity.” Discover practical techniques to sharpen your executive functioning skills and elevate your study habits. From time management to effective note-taking, empower yourself with strategies tailored for success in the dynamic environment of Trinity. Don't just excel, thrive! 

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  • Who

    NEW Trinity Students (rising grades 8-10)
  • Dates

    Session 1
    • Monday, July 29 – Thursday, August 1 (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)  

    Session 2
    • Monday, August 5 – Thursday, August 8 (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
    **Max of 10 students per session
  • Cost

    (check to “Trinity Episcopal School” to main office or mail to Trinity c/o: Adam Banwarth)
  • Instructor

    Brian Yazinski
    phone: 804-672-4928
  • Location

    Academic Resource Center located (Lower Level of Morgan Hall)

About the Instructor

Brian Yazinski, Academic Resource Coordinator, is a seasoned educator with a passion for empowering students to reach their full academic potential. With over a decade of experience in teaching and coaching, Brian has honed his expertise in the areas of study skills and academic success strategies.

Brian holds a Bachelor's degree in History, Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction, and a certification in Special Education. His academic background, coupled with extensive hands-on experience in the classroom, has equipped him with a deep understanding of the diverse learning needs of students.

Throughout his career, Brian has worked with students from various backgrounds and academic levels. Brian's approach to teaching study skills is rooted in evidence-based practices and personalized instruction. He understands that effective study habits are not one-size-fits-all and recognizes the importance of adapting strategies to suit individual learning styles.

Trinity Episcopal School

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