Building an Academic Toolkit (Returning 9-12)

Course Description

Returning Trinity Students:
Elevate your academic game and prepare for a new year with, "Building an Academic Toolkit: A Workshop on Study Skills and Executive Functioning." Discover effective strategies to sharpen your executive functioning skills and optimize your study routines. From harnessing the power of mindfulness to mastering time management techniques, unlock the secrets to thriving in your academic journey at Trinity and beyond. Get ready to elevate your performance and achieve your goals with confidence!

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  • Who

    Returning Trinity Students (rising grades 9-12)
  • Cost

    $300 - (check to “Trinity Episcopal School” to main office or mail to Trinity c/o: Adam Banwarth)
  • Dates

    Session 1:
    • Monday, July 29 – Thursday, August 1 (1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)  
    Session 2:
    • Monday, August 5 – Thursday, August 8 (1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)  
    **Max of 10 students per session
  • Instructor

    Brian Yazinski
    phone: 804-672-4928
  • Location

    Academic Resource Center (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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