Assignment: Working with Instructors

Learning Objectives

  • Evaluate effective communication strategies with instructors

The word instructor comes from the Latin word struere, meaning build, construct. In this assignment, you will identify options for communicating with instructor and discuss the benefits of utilizing instructor office hours.


  1. Brainstorm a list of ten ways in which you could take advantage of communicating with your instructor to help build and construct a powerful learning experience.
  2. Review your course syllabus. What do you do if you need additional help from your instructor? Locate any information on how to contact your teacher outside of class meeting time.


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