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For questions/concerns, please contact
Martha Bergman at
mbergman@gwc.cccd.edu.

Jumpstart Your College Education
MATH G030, MATH G080 & ENGLISH G099 JUMPSTART PROGRAM
COMING FOR SUMMER 2018

JUNE 25 – JULY 13
Orientation June 21

Golden West College will be offering free review workshops during Summer 2018 for students who would like to improve their math or English academic abilities and retake the related placement test to potentially increase their placement level.

STUDENTS WILL BE ABLE TO:
• Improve math or English skills
• Attend workshops led by faculty members
• Participate in study sessions/open lab hours with trained tutors
• Retake the math or English placement test on completion of workshop (with instructor’s approval)

ELIGIBILITY:
Who may participate in Jumpstart?

  1. GWC new or current students who want to improve their math or English skills or re-take the placement test
  2. GWC students who placed in Math G010, Math G030, English G098, or English G099, for Fall 2018
  3. GWC students who passed Math G010 or English G098 in Spring 2018
  4. GWC students who did not pass Math G010, Math G030, English G098, or English G099, in previous semesters
  5. GWC new or current students who want more preparation before taking Math G160 (Introduction to Statistics) in future semesters
  6. GWC new or current students who placed in Math G080 for Fall 2018
  7. GWC new or current students who wish to attempt bypassing Math 010 and Math 030 in order to complete Math G080-level work over summer in hopes of advancing to Math G160 in Fall 2018

Students will be required to attend a mandatory orientation.

After successful completion of Jumpstart, students are requested to re-take the appropriate assessment test.

JUMPSTART SUMMER 2018 DATES, TIMES, AND LOCATIONS

Math 030 Workshop
Orientation: June 21, Thursday, 11:00am-1:00pm, Learning Resource Center 129
Workshop: June 25 – July 12: Monday-Thursday, 10:00am-4:00pm, Learning Resource Center 129
Instructor: Anthony Barsha
abarsha@gwc.cccd.edu

Indicate your interest in the Math 030 workshop by signing up here: [link]

Math 080 Workshop
Orientation: June 21, Thursday, 11:00am-1:00pm, Humanities 211
Workshop: June 25 – July 12: Monday-Thursday, 10:00am-4:00pm, Humanities 211
Instructor: Sima Manafi
smanafi@gwc.cccd.edu

Indicate your interest in the Math 080 workshop by signing up here: [link]

English 099 Workshop
Orientation: June 21, Thursday, 11:00am-12:00pm, Humanities 206
Workshop: June 25 – July 13: Monday-Friday, 10:00am-3:00pm, , Humanities 201 (Lab) and 206 (Instruction)
Instructor: Vanessa Call
vcall@gwc.cccd.edu

Indicate your interest in the English 099 workshop by signing up here: [link]

Please contact the specific instructor if you will have difficulty attending the orientation.

Questions? Contact Martha Bergman at mbergman@gwc.cccd.edu.