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Study Plan Development

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I BARELY HAVE TIME TO STUDY, I DON'T HAVE TIME TO DEVELOP A PLAN!

 

We've heard that from students before, but the time you will save by having a good study plan in place far outweighs the time spent in developing your plan. Here are some tips and strategies you should use in developing a study plan.

"W" Questions -   Study Planning

 

RESOURCES LIVE HELP

 

Study Plan Student Hand Out.docx 

Terms at a glance

 

 

After you rank your headings and questions you can access more resources by clicking on the links below:

 

STUDY PLAN - HOW 

STUDY PLAN - WHEN 

STUDY PLAN - WHY 

STUDY PLAN - WHERE 

STUDY PLAN - WHO 

STUDY PLAN - WHAT  

 

RECOMMENDED RESOURCES

Learning Contracts (or syllabi for CDL courses)

  • To get started, have a print out or an electronic copy of your learning contracts/online course outlines (syllabi).
    • You can access your LEARNING CONTRACTS  by going to www.esc.edu/MyESC and clicking on the  MyRecords tab and then choosing My Academic Documents

 

    • You can access your ONLINE COURSE OVERVIEWS  by going to www.esc.edu/MyESC and clicking on the  Online Courses link in the QuickLinks box on the upper right hand side.
      • Then click on your individual online courses and follow the links for Course Overview or Syllabus

 

Your Northeast Center Student Datebook, your own datebook/online calendar, and/or Terms-at-a-Glance

 

 

SELF ASSESSMENT RESOURCES:

 

The Vark Assessment

Available at http://www.vark-learn.com will tell you some of learning styles that you naturally like to use and provides you with strategies for studying. 

 

The SmarterMeasure Assessment

Available at http://esc.smartermeasure.com/ will measure your self-assessment of your learning styles, motivation, technical competency, reading rate, etc. It takes about 20-30 minutes to complete. USERNAME - NECStudent (choose from the pull down menu)     PASSWORD – esc

 

MindTools Time Management Self-Assessment - http://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newHTE_88.htm

 

Effective Habits for Effective Study

Use this link to find out more about the ways in which you study and how you might improve - http://www.studygs.net/attmot4.htm 

 

Personal Learning Style

Use this link to find out more about your personal learning style

http://www.studygs.net/selfassessment.htm 

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES:

 

Creating a "To Do" list - http://www.studygs.net/todolist.htm 

Daily Scheduling - http://www.studygs.net/schedule/ or http://www.studygs.net/schedule/index1.htm 

Weekly Scheduling - http://www.studygs.net/schedule/weekly.htm 

Planning tool for research projects - https://rpc.elm4you.org/

Time Management & Organization from Mindtools - http://www.mindtools.com/pages/main/newMN_HTE.htm

 

PRINTABLES

Terms at a glance

Weekly Activity Sheet

 

TIME MANAGMENT SYSTEMS

The Pomodoro Technique - http://www.pomodorotechnique.com/

David Allen's "Getting Things Done" blog (plenty of free information) - http://www.gtdtimes.com/

Dartmouth College's 3 steps to Time Management - http://www.dartmouth.edu/~acskills/videos/video_tmcap.html 

 

Plan for Success – Developing Your Study Plan for the Term

Do you find juggling all of your assignments challenging?

Do you want to find better ways to organize yourself and your approaches to schoolwork?

 

These drop-in hours are designed for students who want to develop a study plan for the upcoming term. We will work with individuals to review learning contracts and course syllabi to get a better sense of  how you will plan to complete your assignments on time. We will also help students in discussion appropriate study strategies and resources. 

SEPTEMBER TERM

(November term by appt only)

Wednesday, September 12th  from 4-7pm

Friday, September 14th from 9:30am-12:30pm

JANUARY TERM

(March term by appt only)

Wednesday, January 23rd from 4-7pm

Friday, January 25th from 9:30am-12:30pm

 

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