Learning Skills Tips

How to Beat Procrastination


Postponing tasks we don't like is normal and most often harmless.

Problems arise when we let tasks become so overwhelming that we do nothing at all.

Click here for tips to help prevent you from getting to that point.

Problem Solving


Have you ever had to solve a problem but didn't know how to get started?

Click here to learn an IDEAL strategy.

Research


The following are two strategies to help you get started with completing research for your courses.

Preparing for Tests/Exams


Use the Self Test Strategy to effectively prepare for a test or exam.

Self-Advocacy


Self-advocacy is the ability to speak up for what you need. The beginning of new courses is a great time to start advocating for your learning needs.

Click here to watch a video on self-advocacy.

Staying Organized

Start using a checklist/to-do list to ensure that you stay on top of all your responsibilities this quadmester. Google Tasks is a cross platform tool that will allow you to stay organized by accessing your lists anywhere. Get started by accessing these resources:

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