Office Hours: In Need of Better Branding?

Getting students to take advantage of office hours remains a challenge. Most of the time only a small percentage of students show up and often not those most in need of help. When students don't take advantage of office hours, they lose the chance to get assistance from someone able to provide good help, and they lose the opportunity to establish an individual relationship with the professor.

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