The Adult Student S Guide To Survival Success

Autor: Al Siebert
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780944227381
File Size: 43,51 MB
Format: PDF
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Whether enrolling in college for the first time or returning after an extended absence, this motivational guide provides adult students with a wealth of practical guidance. This thorough handbook explores not only how to succeed academically while balancing family, work, and other important responsibilities, but also addresses how students can learn to confront their fears, increase their self-confidence and resiliency, and create support groups. Containing essential information on financing education through loans, grants, and scholarships as well as practical tips for managing time, preparing for tests, taking effective notes, and using internet resources, this one-stop reference also includes action review checklists.

Survival Guide For College Students With Adhd Or Ld

Autor: Kathleen G. Nadeau
Publisher: Magination Pr
ISBN: 9781591473893
File Size: 78,23 MB
Format: PDF
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Offers tips and practical suggestions for high school or college students diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder or learning disabilities, including how to arrange for extended-time exams and select an appropriate major.

Teaching Music In The Urban Classroom

Autor: Carol Frierson-Campbell
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781578864607
File Size: 24,77 MB
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Examines the issues of music instruction in urban schools and provides political, philosophical, and practical approaches to music education.

Asperger S Syndrome Workplace Survival Guide

Autor: Barbara Bissonnette
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857008072
File Size: 53,16 MB
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The workplace can be a difficult environment for people with Asperger's Syndrome (AS) and this often impedes their ability to make use of particular skills and sustain meaningful and fulfilling employment. This is the definitive guide to surviving and thriving in the workplace for people with AS. It includes everything from realistic strategies for meeting employer expectations, to how to get along with your colleagues and work as part of a team, multitask and manage projects, and handle anxiety and effectively resolve problems. Common employment challenges are illustrated through examples from the author's extensive experience coaching individuals with AS at all job levels, from entry-level to manager and professional positions. The pragmatic recommendations in the book will benefit anyone with AS who is entering the workforce, as well as those who struggle to maintain employment, or who want to improve their performance and advance their careers.

The College Girl S Survival Guide

Autor: Hanna Seymour
Publisher: FaithWords
ISBN: 1478993561
File Size: 56,72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Hanna Seymour, a mentor to thousands of young college women, provides a plan for success in college based on experience, illustrations, and biblical principles. Each year millions of young women enter the college scene and are surprised to find their glittering preconceptions shattered. College isn't exactly what they had imagined--it's a lot tougher. Social challenges, a demanding schedule, pressure to succeed, shifting family dynamics: how do girls tackle these issues, learn to thrive, and really enjoy this new phase of life? THE COLLEGE GIRL'S SURVIVAL GUIDE is packed with experienced-based advice that can help. Written by a mentor with ten years of experience helping college girls succeed, it's like having a big sister along for the journey. With proven tips, scripture, and inspiring illustrations, this book will coach, comfort, and inspire young women so that they can make the most of the college experience. Thousands of young women have asked Hanna Seymour what to do about roommate drama, boyfriend trouble, choosing a major, balancing family and school life, and so much more. She's poured her best insights into this book--answering the top 52 questions she has received--so that readers everywhere will be armed with the knowledge and inspiration to make college the most epic, enriching time it can be.

The Adult Student

Autor: Dani Babb
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781627040075
File Size: 59,69 MB
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Are you considering going back to school, but confused about your options? Should you go the traditional route? Online universities sound like a great alternative, but what sort of education will you get? Will employers value the degree? Dr. Dani Babb is an award-winning professor with more than 15 years of experience in traditional and online institutions, and she runs an educational consulting company that helps adult students like you make the right choice. In The Adult Student, Dr. Dani helps you understand the benefits and drawbacks of each learning environment. You'll learn what to look out for, how to avoid programs and universities that won't help your career, and what to expect when you get back in the classroom. It's a candid, forthright look at the new world of education today that will empower youto select the school and degree program that are the right fit for you .

The Freshman Survival Guide

Autor: Nora Bradbury-Haehl
Publisher: Center Street
ISBN: 1455567035
File Size: 55,44 MB
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A completely revised and updated values-based guide to navigating the first year of college that speaks to college students in their own language and offers practical tools that readers need to keep from drinking, sleeping, or skipping their way out of college. In the four years since its initial publication, THE FRESHMAN SURVIVAL GUIDE has helped thousands of first year students make a successful transition to college life. However, much has changed on campuses. The explosion of technology, ubiquity of social media, and culture changes have all added new layers of complexity to the leap from high school to college. THE FRESHMAN SURVIVAL GUIDE's updated edition features new research and advice on issues such as mental health, sexual assault, and finding balance. It also features expanded sections on dating, money management, and an increased focus on how the over 1.5 million incoming freshman can prepare themselves for the biggest change they've encountered in their lives: heading off to college.

Succeeding In College With Asperger Syndrome

Autor: John Harpur
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 9781843102014
File Size: 12,95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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College life is particularly stressful for students with Asperger Syndrome. This much needed guide provides information to help these students prepare successfully for study, interact with staff and fellow students, cope with expectations and pressures, and understand their academic and domestic responsibilities.