Our gtl community is composed of ….

 

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Learners

Learners are people like you and me! Everyone is a Learner, and we all want to improve ourselves and uplift eachother in this closely connected community.

Educators

An Educator is a professional or organization that offers learning solutions through teaching knowledge, training skills, and making assessments.

Linkers Prime
Linkers Prime

Educators

An Educator is a professional or organization that offers learning solutions through teaching knowledge, training skills, and making assessments.

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LINKERs

Linker is like an older sibling or an experienced specialist who builds a personal connection with you and supports you in achieving your academic and personal goals.   

GTL 3-TIERED SYSTEM 

Gtl 3-Tiered System

INDIVIDUAL: Learner Sprint 

  • A 4-week 8-step program to design and implement an individualized action plan 
  • Develop an understanding of self and define learning goals 
  • Help with researching and identifying resources, connections, and challenges
  • Safe space to practice self-awareness and self-exploration 

SMALL GROUP  

  • Access to Linkers’ channels, workshops and office hours. 
  • Interact with Linkers and peers via open channels and chat groups.  
  • Enhance learning through peer feedback and collaboration 
  • Share and discover interests and passions 

LEARNING COMMUNITY 

  • Attend webinars created by mentors and guests 
  • Share personal stories and invite friends to enrich the community
  • Connect with others from around the world to build new learning circles and enrich global understanding
  • Access shared information and resources 
The learning community shares free content via webinars, blog posts, and linker hours. Webinars are hosted by Linkers on various academic and personal development topics. These webinars can be joined live, or Learners can watch the recordings of previous webinars on our Teams, WeChat, or Youtube channel. Blog posts are written by Linkers, Partners, and Academic Advisors to GTL and can be accessed through the GTL website. Linker hours are designated times where select Linkers are available weekly for individual queries on Teams.

GTL Newsletter #18

GTL Newsletter #18

GTL Newsletter #17

GTL Newsletter #17

How I Wrote My Personal Statement for College – Linker’s Advice

The majority of people I speak to about college essays / personal statement --and I must say that group is a small one, considering how shy I am about any material I authored before the age of 19-- tell me that their entries were crafted around singular events, like...

GTL Newsletter #16

GTL Newsletter #16

GTL Newsletter #15

GTL Newsletter #15

Stress Management

Stress Management While sometimes it may seem like there isn’t much you can do to help control your stress, there are many techniques and lifestyle choices that help contribute to stress management. It is crucial to deal with stress as it affects both your emotional...

Does the Way Others Perceive You Matter?

Does the way others perceive you matter? Unfortunately, the short answer to this question is yes. ‘Love yourself’-style campaigns primarily emphasize how self-confidence is the key to personal success and happiness, but by claiming that you can live the rest of your...

What Skills Can Students Learn From Sherlock Holmes?  

Sherlock Holmes is, without a doubt, one of the most popular fictional characters to ever have existed and it's no surprise why we're so fascinated with him.    While it’s true that his stories contain lots of mystery and thrill, but he's also a character who can make...

GTL Newsletter #14

GTL Newsletter #14

What Happens When You Identify With Something?

I’ll get the ball rolling: I identify as a woman so I am expected to like pink and have longer hair. I identify as a Northeasterner so I am expected to speak with a Boston accent (lose my R’s and talk with my hands) when I am upset. I identify as an over-analyst and a...