Addressing Fear & Anxiety

In this section, faculty share strategies for helping students learn course material through and despite their feelings of fear and anxiety. There are lots of reasons why students can feel fear or anxiety in their learning environments, and we know that these feelings can make learning a challenge. Luckily there are some concrete teaching practices that actively engage these emotions rather than hoping they simply disappear.

Jeff Peck: Dealing with Math Anxiety

Jeff Peck discusses some of the ways he helps students deal with math anxiety.

 

If you have any questions about what Jeff shared in this video, feel free to contact him at jpeck@georgebrown.ca.

 

Liz Brockest: Facing Public Speaking Fears

Liz Brockest shares some of the strategies she uses to support students in facing their fears of public speaking.

 

If you have any questions about what Liz shared in this video, feel free to contact her at lbrockest@georgebrown.ca.