Study Skills - Become an A+ Student
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Study Skills - Become an A+ Student

Learn the skills and strategies you need to excel and succeed in any course.
4.2 (8 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
417 students enrolled
Last updated 9/2017
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  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 6 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

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What Will I Learn?
  • Become a proactive and engaged student
  • Use skills & strategies to increase grades and improve learning performance
  • Schedule more effectively
  • Learn about short-term & long-term goal setting
  • Take notes successfully
  • Use better testing & exam strategies
  • Learn what to do at school
  • Improve homework habits
  • Read for meaning
  • Listen for meaning
  • Become an A+ student
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  • No prior knowledge required
  • A desire to improve and learn new habits to succeed

             * New Video added Sept. 2017 - Become an Excellent Listener & Get Positive Results!           

            *Student Survival Guide booklet added May 2017

             *New video added March 2017 - Novels & Note-taking.  *New link added April       2017 - Novel Study - Talk About It!

             *New Video added as bonus material - February 2017.

As students, we all want to learn as much as we can from any course we take.

We would like to get the best grade, too!

This course will help you achieve that goal.It will help you work toward becoming that A+ student you always wanted to be.

The lectures are well explained and there are assignments, discussions, and quizzes to help you retain the information and practice your new knowledge.

(Don't be afraid - the assignments are optional!)

Also, you have the option to receive feedback on assignments from me (no additional fees for this bonus!).

I have over 20 years experience teaching students of all ages and abilities.

If you are a student between the ages of 12 to 112, this course has tools that will assist you to develop better study and learning strategies.

If you are a parent who wants the best education for your child, Become an A+ Student can help you know what steps to take.

The course is active and alive with discussions and new information being added over time to increase the value to you at no additional cost!

I genuinely look forward to working with you.

Let’s start learning.

Who is the target audience?
  • Students who wish to increase their grades
  • Parents who wish to help their children excel in school
  • Learners who want to retain more information
  • Students who want to achieve their best potential
  • Not for students who want a magic solution!
  • Not for students who don't want to work to attain their goals
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Curriculum For This Course
19 Lectures
1 Lecture 02:47
Let's get started!
3 Lectures 17:50

How to Succeed!

First Day of Class
Scheduling & Goal Setting
3 Lectures 20:16

4 questions

Goal Setting 1

Goal Setting 2

Goal Setting
8 questions
Looking for Meaning
2 Lectures 18:44

Reading for Meaning
6 questions

Listening for Meaning

Listening for Meaning
4 questions
Notebooks & Note-taking
1 Lecture 14:40
Notebooks & Note-taking
Math Practice 1
2 Lectures 16:31
Math Practice

10 Steps to Working Out a Math Problem

Math Practice
8 questions
Exam Strategies
2 Lectures 11:56
Exam Strategies

Tips for answering test items.
Some further responsibilities
2 Lectures 17:19
What to do at school

What to do at school
3 questions

Homework Habits

Homework Habits
4 questions
3 Lectures 22:36
A few last details!

Bonus Videos & Resources

About the Instructor
Ronald Johnson Professional Tutor, Online Instructor
4.4 Average rating
81 Reviews
813 Students
6 Courses
Education for You!

I have owned and operated L.T.L. Tutoring Central since 1996, providing private tutoring services to students of all ages and skill levels.

My online courses have received many compliments and positive testimonials as well.  

I have presented video lessons for various organizations and groups and taught individual lessons to students from around the world - often setting up programs specific to their needs.

Also, I created and delivered an ESL/EFL program for scientists and technicians at the Guelph division of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

My primary focus is on English, math, and study skills- helping students learn how to learn.

I am an Honours Bachelor of Arts graduate with distinction from the University of Guelph in English/psychology - completing 62 courses, many in the field of education including philosophy of education and psychology of education.