Learning Strategist Shahad Abdulnour develops academic programming and workshops to assess and enhance U of T Engineering students' academic skills related to task-management, critical thinking, problem-solving, test/exam preparation, and coping with stress and anxiety.
Prior to joining U of T Engineering, Shahad worked in several roles at the University, including instructor, researcher, and learning skills advisor. Since 2010, she has been collaborating with faculty to statistically evaluate pedagogical research and the effectiveness of various instructional strategies. Her educational background and experiences in pedagogy have equipped her with learning and instructional theories that have shaped her attitude towards teaching and guiding students.
U of T Engineering undergrads can make appointments with Shahad through the Advising Portal (located in the Engineering Portal), the Advising Portal, or through their Academic Advisor.
Online Learning Tips
Engineering Head Start Program
The Engineering Head Start Program is an in-person program designed to support engineering undergraduate students successfully transition into the new academic year.
The program will take place from August 22 to 26, 2022.
To learn more and register for the program, visit the Engineering Head Start Program page.
ACE Learning Skills Program
The ACE Learning Skills Program is a co-curricular opportunity that enables U of T Engineering students to achieve, connect and engage the acquired skills to succeed.
Did you know that you can qualify for Co-Curricular Record (CCR) validation for ACE?
To learn more and sign up for interactive hands-on workshops, visit the new ACE Learning Skills Program page.
Virtual Accountability Check-Ins for U of T Engineering
Virtual Accountability Check-ins for U of T Engineering offers students the opportunity to connect with the Engineering Learning Strategist and your peers twice a week. These check-ins will help you stay on track, increase accountability and allow you to celebrate your weekly successes!