students can use additional help with their learning skills, attendance
in certain “Student Success Workshops” can lead to assignment credit
(see the Mech 1 syllabus). These
workshops are free to registered students.
SUCCESS WORKSHOPS FOR THIS SEMESTER ARE OVER
See your instructor if you have questions.
workshop topics from the above list that may be used for substitute
credit, but others may be acceptable (send
me an e-mail for approval):
How to get Substitute Credit:
CLICK OR TAP
ON THE STEPS BELOW to view the content and again to close.
for example, a student received a 70% on an activity, it could
be replaced by a 100% score with the successful completion of
a student has all 100% activity grades, the extra credit may
be substituted for a low quiz grade.
the student has chosen which grade to replace, the new grade
cannot be changed to a different activity.
will be no substitute credit allowed if the workshop is canceled
for whatever reason (even though the student may have tried
titles, topics and rules for credit are subject to change and
Mr. Robinson has the final decision on suitability of any workshop
for substitute credit.
credit" is intended to "substitute" for low scores,
not to replace missed grades.
exercises are part of the required curriculum and must be completed
to be eligible for substitute credit. A "0"
(zero) grade will not be eligible for substitution. Credit
sharing/transfer isn't allowed.
There are many factors
that contribute to how much a student's overall grade may or
may not be improved by participating in substitute credit activities.
The change may not
be enough to affect the recorded letter grade for the class.
is intended as an incentive to encourage enhancement of student
learning skills (not buffer student grades).
any supplemental credit activity (substitute credit, extra credit)
that requires presence at a different school location and/or
a time that differs from the usual class period is undertaken
at the student's own discretion and risk, is completely voluntary
and optional and will always have an equivalent alternative
"Bobby Lewis said this once to us in class, 'The better you get,
the less credit you'll get. Because the better you are, the more
it looks like walking and talking and everybody thinks they can walk and
talk.' " James
Lipton (1926 - )
author & actor