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BECOME AN ORGANIZED AND PRODUCTIVE STUDENT:
Too many students enter into post-secondary education with no knowledge of how to manage their time, how to learn from their mistakes, or how to be productive. Investing some time in learning these study skills will help you get the most out of your education.
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You are just starting your post-secondary education, or you are already in university or college but need some practical advice on how to study better!
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This lecture talks about the right mindset that you need to have when entering into secondary education (part 1)
This lecture talks about the right mindset that you need to have when entering into secondary education (part 2)
This lecture tells you how to prepare your homework master plan in the very first week.
The library is your friend! Knowing how to use the library is an important skill that many students never learn - but you aren't most students!
Researching an assignment for university or college involves more than just googling it. Research is an important skill to have.
You will be doing a lot of written assignments, so you need to train like an athlete to get better at it.
Presentation software mentioned: Keynote, Powerpoint, Prezi (prezi dot com)
The 3 note-taking styles I refer to are:
- For PC, Microsoft One-note is probably the best outlining software
- For Mac, OmniOutliner stands at the top.
- Don't forget, pretty much every word processor has this capability
- Plenty of mobile apps do this great too
Mindmapping is a little more specialized in that you need an app specifically made to do it. Because I don't mind map a lot, I've stuck with the free version of MindJet. But if you really like this, I would check out this Lifehacker article highlighting some other mandmaps too.
You are going to be reading A LOT. This lecture will help you understand the different type of reading, and how to be a better reader.
Written assignments is where you make or lost a lot of marks. You need to understand how best to tackle them. part 1.
For some tips on how to edit your own writing better, please check out my blog post on the subject here.
In this document, I detail how I read (non-fiction) books in order to gather information and process it so that it useful and usable to me later. I hope you enjoy!
Things mentioned in the lecture:
Sounds: Coffitivity, Focus@Will
Social Media blocks: Anti-Social, Freedom app, leechblock
A word of thanks
Dr. H. Daniel Zacharias is a professor, speaker, author, tech ninja, and is a full time professor at Acadia University.
Danny is passionate about productivity and utilizing technology effectively. He is a an avid reader on leadership, productivity, and business success. Danny has turned this passion in his life into eBooks for college and university students as well as Udemy courses.
Danny's training and full-time gig is in Biblical studies. He works hard to help people understand the message of the Bible and to teach them to be responsible readers. He is also passionate about utilizing emerging technology in education. This shows in his personal website, where he provides quality multimedia resources for learning Greek, including apps, videos, and songs, as well as his informational blog. Danny is a graduate of Providence College (BA), Acadia University (M.A., MDiv.) and Ph.D. (HTC/Aberdeen). He and his wife, Maria, live in Wolfville, Nova Scotia with their two sons, daughter, and cat.