P.O.W.E.R. Learning: Strategies for Success in College and Life / Edition 5

P.O.W.E.R. Learning: Strategies for Success in College and Life / Edition 5

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by Robert Feldman, Feldman Robert
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073375160

ISBN-13: 9780073375168

Pub. Date: 01/06/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

P.O.W.E.R. Learning is the only first-year experience text with a unifying system for critical thinking and problem solving. P.O.W.E.R. Learning maximizes students' potential for success in college and in life. Using the scientifically-based, yet simple and class-tested principles of the P.O.W.E.R (Prepare, Organize, Work, Evaluate, and Rethink)

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P.O.W.E.R. Learning is the only first-year experience text with a unifying system for critical thinking and problem solving. P.O.W.E.R. Learning maximizes students' potential for success in college and in life. Using the scientifically-based, yet simple and class-tested principles of the P.O.W.E.R (Prepare, Organize, Work, Evaluate, and Rethink) system, students gain a sense of mastery and achievement as they move through the text; with the growth of their confidence comes the increased intellectual enthusiasm and personal discipline needed for them to excel.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073375168
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/06/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Getting StartedChapter 1: P.O.W.E.R. Learning: Becoming a Successful StudentChapter 2: Making the Most of Your TimeChapter 3: Recognizing How You Learn, Who You Are, and What You ValuePart Two: Using P.O.W.E.R. for Academic SuccessChapter 4: Taking NotesChapter 5: Taking TestsChapter 6: Building Your Reading SkillsChapter 7: Writing and SpeakingChapter 8: MemoryChapter 9: Choosing Your Courses and MajorChapter 10: Technology and Information CompetencyPart Three: Life Beyond the ClassroomChapter 11: Making Good DecisionsChapter 12: Diversity and Your Relationships with OthersChapter 13: Money MattersChapter 14: Stress, Health, and WellnessA Final WordGlossaryEndnotesCreditsIndex

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