Tools For Successful College Student

We all know that education is really important in our life, but not everyone knows how to survive in college and be a successful student. Out of all common obstacles that students face, I will discuss only four of them and also will give the solution for overcoming those obstacles. These four obstacles are not being organized, not attending programs, not balancing work schedule and school commitments, and not choosing the appropriate classes. In this essay I promise that I will tell more about these obstacles and how students can overcome those obstacles to become a successful college student.
The most common obstacle that all college students face is not being organized. Being ...

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I thought that school and college are the same. I never used calendar or planner in high school, but college is way different from school. First month in college was difficult, until I created a calendar to note everything at what time it needs to be done. This tool become very helpful for my college success. And this tool is very helpful for every student who is in college for their success. The second solution to overcome this obstacle is to set priorities. According to Cunningham "A great way to ensure that you stay on top of tasks is to keep a things-to-do list."(16). And that's true, because by keeping a things-to-do list will help students to finish all work at what time it needs to be done. But the most important is that student has to give priority to those tasks that are most difficult and important. By completing the most important tasks first and checking them off, a student will find out that the other tasks become more easier. And the most important is that ...

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provides will help a student to have a success in college, because the programs and services are created for students to help solve their obstacles not on their own but together with those people who can help them.
The third obstacle that students face is that they do not balance work schedule and school commitments. The solution to this obstacle is that student has to create a calendar with specific time commitments, including work and class schedule. According to Community College Review, in "What to Expect Your First Semester of Community College," "Student has to attend a study group." And that's true, because reviewing class notes and textbook assignments with a study group and ...

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Added: 3/17/2011 05:02:52 PM
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