Study Skills and Strategies
The skills and strategies that students can develop in order to be more successful in their studies.
A Good Study Space
What should you think about when you are choosing a place to study? You want to accomplish as much as you can in the time that is available to you. To do that follow these suggestions for choosing a place to study.
Note Taking Skills
You are required to do a lot of reading in distance learning courses. Do you have the skills to take notes as you read so that you can study the main points being made and recall them later for exams. Here is a brief view of some of the sytems which are used by successful students to take notes.
Portfolios for Distance Learning
If you have set learning goals for yourself, the next step is to create a learning portfolio for yourself. It will help you determine your progress on those goals. In addition there are many other uses for different kinds of portfolios which you may want to take advantage of in the future.
Preparing for Tests
Many distance learning students prepare for their tests by cramming the day before the test. This is not the best strategy to use if you want to get good grades on the tests. Here are 14 tips to help you prepare for your tests so that you are more likely to do well on them.
Skills Needed for Distance Learning
Are you trying to decide between distance learning and on-campus courses?
Learning about these five skills necessary for distance learning may help you to decide.
Study Guides and Strategies
Joe Landsberger has researched and written these study guides as a public service. A comprehensive collection of helpful study techniques and tips.
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If you need good common sense information about almost anything to do with studying, go to this site and read some of the guides that will be helpful to you when you sit down to work on your distance learning courses or will be helpful to your students when they study.
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