Academics & Study Skills
For returning adults experiencing math anxiety.
Top 10 Study Tips for Busy Adult Learners.
Some of them might surprise you.
10 Tips for Faster Writing.
A journalism major shares tips of the trade.
Control: Success Tips for Adult Students.
Tactics to keep you on track for success. See also Win
the War Against Procrastination and Time
On Your Side: 9 Ways to Take Control of the Clock.
Helpful tips for using college library resources and
See also Information Literacy: Library skills for the Technically Savvy and The Digital Library:
Online Databases and Reference Software.
Returning students have life skills that can easily
be transfered to the classroom.
Steps to Writing a Great Research Paper.
Ways to ace the assignment and alleviate stress. See
Your Writing Assignments and College
Writing Center 101.
the In-Class Essay Exam.
Brainstorming and creating successful in-class college
essays. See also The
Gift of Gab: Landing an 'A' on Your Essay Exams
Test Panic: Strategies for Success.
Information Crunch: Retaining What You Learn.
The bottom line for finding time to study is knowing
where to look for it.
Draw on life experiences when building a classroom presentation
Ten steps to reducing anxiety and taking exams with
confidence. See also Memorize
Keys to Key Points of College Lectures.
Efficient note-taking skills will maximize classroom
time, which leads to more effective study time, too.
for Exams? Focus on Questions, Not Answers.
Learn the trick good students use.
the Writing Process.
Few successful writers follow the stage model of writing.
with the Professor.
Discover a little known secret of academic success.
Struggle With Math.
Would math take down his hard won G.P.A.?
Advantage of Office Hours.
Office hours are one of the most valuable learning tools
available for students.
On Campus for Adults with Reading Disabilities.
Colleges are providing new support services.
See also Research and Reference,
Online Tutoring, and Cool