Education

Straight-A Study Skills

More Than 200 Essential Strategies to Ace Your Exams, Boost Your Grades, and Achieve Lasting Academic Success

Author: Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick,Justin Ross Muchnick

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440552460

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 6037

"Contains material adapted from The everything guide to study skills, by Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick"--T.p. verso.
Study Aids

Study Strategies Made Easy

Author: Leslie Davis,Sandi Sirotowitz,Harvey C. Parker

Publisher: Specialty PressInc

ISBN: 9781886941038

Category: Study Aids

Page: 157

View: 2902

Offers students in grades six through twelve practical strategies designed to teach them valuable study skills that will help them acquire the knowledge they need to succeed in life.
Education

Study Skills for High School Students

Author: Carol Carter,Dylan Lewis

Publisher: Lifebound

ISBN: 9780974204437

Category: Education

Page: 153

View: 7875

Provides high school students tips on ways to achieve academic success with information on learning styles, goal setting, note taking, preparing for tests, and developing critical thinking skills.
Study Aids

Teaching Study Skills and Strategies in High School

Author: Stephen S. Strichart

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: N.A

Category: Study Aids

Page: 225

View: 9497

This book provides opportunities for active learning and student practice in the key areas most important for success in high school. Skills and strategies include remembering information, reading and taking notes from textbooks, taking notes in class, using the library's print and electronic resources, using reference sources in both print and electronic forms, interpreting visual aids, writing a research paper, taking tests of various types, using time effectively, and organizing study space.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Super Study Skills

The Ultimate Guide to Tests and Studying

Author: Laurie Rozakis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780439216012

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 4047

A guide to acquiring successful study skills offers advice on organizing notes, reading effectively, and preparing for various types of tests.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Jump-Starting a Career in Medical Technology

Author: Amie Jane Leavitt

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1477716947

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 80

View: 4315

In hospitals and clinics, there are people who, among other thing, take X-rays, MRIs, CAT-scans, and ultrasounds. And there are those who repair that same equipment. There are also people who work in research laboratories, veterinary offices, and dental and ophthalmology offices. All of these people work in the field of medical technology. Readers will get a detailed description of some of these jobs as well as a selection of in-depth personal interviews with people who are currently employed in the industry. They will find out what education they'll need, how to find a job, and how to climb the health-care ladder as a medical technology professional.
Education

Study Skills For Dummies

Author: Doreen du Boulay

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119997733

Category: Education

Page: 384

View: 3675

Students need to learn to manage their time, organise their studies, understand, learn, and convey a lot of information – and they need to learn to do it quickly. Whether you’re fresh out of school, or a mature student returning to education, you now don’t need to feel alone! With Study Skills For Dummies, you'll be given the know-how and confidence to achieve consistent results every time – and a lack of preparation will become a thing of the past. Discover how to excel at: Note-taking, speed-reading and essay-writing Improving your memory, critical thinking and analysis Using the internet to supplement study Exam skills and developing the best learning strategy to fit your specific needs and abilities
Education

Study Smart, Study Less

Earn Better Grades and Higher Test Scores, Learn Study Habits That Get Fast Results, and Discover Your Study Persona

Author: Anne Crossman

Publisher: Ten Speed Press

ISBN: 160774046X

Category: Education

Page: 128

View: 9157

Reap the rewards of a higher GPA without sacrificing your sanity or your social life! If “I studied all night and I still didn’t ace the test” is your mantra, this witty study guide will help you pinpoint your personal learning style, prevent study mishaps, and work to your strengths. Using the best research on memory and the brain, Study Smart, Study Less offers easy techniques to help you: • absorb info quickly • remember it accurately • create a successful study space • put together a productive study group • use interactive games to master tough material • identify pitfalls—and avoid falling into them • and stop overstudying (no—this isn’t a typo) By learning how to learn, you’ll not only feel smarter, you’ll be smarter. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Study Strategies Plus

Building Study Skills and Executive Functioning for School Success

Author: Sandi Sirotowitz,Leslie Davis,Harvey C. Parker

Publisher: Specialty PressInc

ISBN: 9781886949119

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 184

View: 5966

Presents strategies for enhancing study skills, offering students ways to improve reading comprehension, note taking, memorization, time management, and organization skills, in addition to managing homework and stress.
Education

Test Success

Test-Taking and Study Strategies for All Students, Including Those With ADD and LD

Author: Blythe N. Grossberg

Publisher: Specialty PressInc

ISBN: 9781886941724

Category: Education

Page: 89

View: 7609

"For middle school, high school and first-year college srudents."
Education

The Straight-A Conspiracy

Your Secret Guide to Ending the Stress of School and Totally Ruling the World

Author: Hunter Maats,Katie O'Brien

Publisher: 368 Press

ISBN: 0985898852

Category: Education

Page: 336

View: 523

What if the only reason you aren't doing well in school is that you've been lied to about your own brain? For centuries, students worldwide have been tricked into making school more difficult, more stressful, and less successful than it needs to be. In reality, you already have the ability to make anything that you do in school easy. From writing essays to mastering any math concept to acing even your most difficult final exam, The Straight-A Conspiracy takes you through the simple, stress-free ways to conquer any class in school. The truth about straight-A's has been kept from you. It's time you knew about The Straight-A Conspiracy.
Education

Study Power

Study Skills to Improve Your Learning and Your Grades

Author: William R. Luckie

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781571290465

Category: Education

Page: 145

View: 6811

Easy-to-use self-teaching manual teaches students from elementary to medical school develope vital skills that help in every stage of learning.
Education

The Secrets of Top Students

Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Acing High School and College

Author: Stefanie Weisman

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1402280807

Category: Education

Page: 288

View: 8579

Straight talk and tips from top students to help make academic excellence a lifestyle. Getting a passing grade is one thing—cramming to memorize facts, knowing what's on the test, finishing a paper just before the deadline—but being a top student is something else entirely. So what makes the difference between a good student and a top student? Being a top student is a lifestyle, not just an A on your transcript. The Secrets of Top Students: Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Acing High School and College offers advice from lifelong top student, Stefanie Weisman, to help you learn the keys to studying smart, staying motivated, and making academic excellence a part of your life. Tips from 45 Top Students Learn strategies on making the grade with first-hand advice from valedictorians, Rhodes scholars, Fulbright scholars, Intel Science Fair finalists, a National Spelling bee champion, and more! Lifestyle Tips and Techniques Discover tips and mantras that will keep you on the road to academic success. Helpful Exercises Practice makes perfect. Put what you've learned to the test with easy exercises on taking notes, staying motivated, and more.
Juvenile Nonfiction

The High School Survival Guide

Your Roadmap to Studying, Socializing & Succeeding

Author: Jessica Holsman

Publisher: Mango

ISBN: 9781633533967

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 179

View: 605

Over 4.1 million kids enter public high school a year most of whom are clueless as to what awaits. Study with Jess, her YouTube channel, demystifies everything students need to succeed from effective study tips, test taking techniques, and how to navigate all too harrowing social dynamics. Includes workbook exercises, self evaluation goals, and progress timelines. Perfect parent purchase."
Education

The Study Skills Handbook

Author: Stella Cottrell

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137289260

Category: Education

Page: 432

View: 5721

THE ORIGINAL AND BEST – BY THE MILLION COPY BESTSELLING AUTHOR If you are serious about succeeding with your studies, The Study Skills Handbook is for you! Stella Cottrell has helped hundreds of thousands of students to make learning easier, faster and more enjoyable. Recognising that we all have our own unique formula for success, her tried and trusted approach allows you to find the key to unlock your potential and develop the skills you need to improve your grades, build your confidence and plan for the future you want. This fully revised fourth edition features: • Chapters on all the core study skills – including research, critical thinking, MA26 writing, revision, team work and more • E-learning coverage throughout • Illustrations and a strong visual design – acting as memory joggers, reinforcing learning and making the book more accessible, fun and engaging • Lots of new material including brand new chapters on student success and time management No matter whether you have just left school or MA26, whether you are a mature, part-time or international student, The Study Skills Handbook is your passport to success.

Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

Author: Linda Lane Lilley, PhD RN

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323371388

Category:

Page: 272

View: 2195

Prepare for success in pharmacology and on the NCLEX Examination with the Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 8th Edition. Designed to accompany Lilley s "Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 8th Edition" textbook, this workbook features worksheets for each chapter that include NCLEX-RN(r) Examination-style review questions, critical thinking and application questions, case studies, and other educationally sound learning activities.Chapter-by-chapter worksheets are divided into 3 main sections: Chapter Review and NCLEX Examination Preparation, Critical Thinking and Application, and Case Study.Focus on prioritization features at least one prioritization exercise in which the reader must evaluate a clinical scenario and answer the question: "What is the nurse s best action?" Overview of dosage calculations section contains explanations of key drug calculations, concepts, sample drug labels, practice problems, and a practice quiz.Answers for all exercises are provided at the back of the book to facility self-study.Learning strategies expands upon the unique, cartoon-illustrated study strategies included in the Lilley text.NEW! Expanded NCLEX focus includes one to two additional NCLEX Examination-style questions for each chapter, including additional alternate item format types.Chapter review and NCLEX Examination preparation included in each chapter worksheet contains a number of application-based NCLEX practice questions, including at least one alternate-item question per chapter.NEW! Updated content is completely current and consistent with the Lilley textbook."
Education

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Study Skills

Author: Randall S. Hansen, PhD

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1440636559

Category: Education

Page: 288

View: 2760

Study smarter, not harder! Every high school and college student would love to know how to get the highest grades with the least amount of effort. This book gives students a guiding philosophy for every class, every time, laying the foundation for lifelong learning. With the wisdom gained from these tips, success stories from other students, and mini-assessments, they'll be empowered to succeed in class preparation, reading comprehension, exam-taking, and more. ?No one method fits every student, so included are many tried-and-true methods ?Useful for every subject, from foreign languages to mathematics, from high school through college and beyond ?Helps students find their particular learning styles
Education

First Year Teacher's Survival Guide

Ready-To-Use Strategies, Tools & Activities for Meeting the Challenges of Each School Day

Author: Julia G. Thompson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118429710

Category: Education

Page: 464

View: 4254

Education

Overloaded and Underprepared

Strategies for Stronger Schools and Healthy, Successful Kids

Author: Denise Pope,Maureen Brown,Sarah Miles

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119022444

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 8041

Reduce stress and improve academic success with this research-backed framework for change Many American students are overworked, stressed-out, and still underperforming relative to their global peers. Overloaded and Underprepared: Strategies for Stronger Schools and Healthy, Successful Kids gives you the tools you need to begin making immediate changes at your school, in the community, and at home to benefit all kids. It provides a concrete framework to reduce student stress while engaging kids in real learning. The book helps you identify areas for improvement at your school, brainstorm poss ...