Month: June 2014

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College Success Tip #47

Theme: Stress Tolerance Twitter Quote: Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. Confucius eLearn Module:  Stress Tolerance Why this skill is important… You are probably feeling the pressure as the semester is starting to ramp up…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Weekly Study Skill Tip #4

Active Learning Strategies – “Clear as Mud” This is a really simple and great strategy for creating a list of questions that you can use to help your understanding of a topic. If you do this every class, and keep an ongoing list of…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Success Tip #46

Theme: Stress Management through Emotional Self Awareness Twitter Quote:   Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.  Madame Curie eLearn Module: Emotional Self Awareness Why this is important… Everyone has a wonderful communication system that tells them what…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Weekly Study Skill Tip #3

Active Learning – “One Minute Paper” Here is a really quick and easy way to check what you have learned, what you need understand better and what questions you may need to ask your professor or classmates. Next Steps: Use a few minutes at…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Success Tip #45

Theme: Keeping on Track Twitter Quote: Courage is resistance to fear; mastery of fear, not absence of fear. Mark Twain eLearn Module: Impulse Control Why this skill is important… Attending classes during the summer months can sometimes be really hard. It is nice outside,…

Success Coaching @ Mohawk College – Weekly Study Skill Tip #2

Study Skill Theme: Goal Setting Creating Goal Statements: Writing Your Goals in the Form of a Question Last week I talked about SMART Goals. This week I am proposing a quick and easy strategy for increasing the chances that your set goals can be…