Study Skills Intensive

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Academic Development

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Analytic Development

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Study Skills Intensive

Course Description:

Study Skills Intensive is designed to help students approach their education seriously and to achieve laudable personal goals! We teach them time-tested skills fundamental to attaining success and create the momentum for them towards rapid and elevated academic advancement. Students will be inspired to apply their talents, instructed as to how get the most out of every learning opportunity, and shown how to retain information so as to integrate it into future endeavors.

Through Standards of Excellence, Viv Lynn has been teaching and tutoring students over 30 years; she can spark a passion to learn and create a readiness to achieve. She has formulated this new course for 7th-11th graders to spur them to the self-directed education process.

  • What: 10-hour course that teaches vital lessons to prepare students for High School / College

  • When: Monday, August 9th – Thursday, August 12th from 9 am-11:30 am

  • Where: ONLINE (Register at www.txsoe.com)

  • Cost: $ 225 / Student

  • Materials: We provide text, Day Planner and notebook. Grab a pencil and be ready to learn!

  • Course Content:
    Owning your Education! Goal-setting / Creating a Vision
    Unlocking your Genius / Learning style
    How to Succeed at High School / College
    Time Management / Prioritizing/ Procrastination
    Paraphrasing
    Using Symbols / Note-taking (3 powerful styles: GRAB, Outline, Cornell)
    Increasing Your Memory
    Reading and Studying Most Effectively
    Test Taking

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