Study Skills for College Athletes
Study Skills for College Athletes by Walter Pauk
Study Skills for College Athletes Author: Walter Pauk
Title: Study Skills for College Athletes
ISBN: 0130287156
ISBN13: 978-0130287151
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Pages: 126 pages
Publisher: Prentice Hall; 1 edition (November 1, 2000)
Language: English
Category: Education & Teaching
Size PDF version: 1833 kb
Size EPUB version: 1897 kb
Subcategory: Studying & Workbooks




This unique, concise book uses a conversational tone to encourage readers and busy student athletes to immediately improve their learning experience. It provides inspiration and incentive for studying and achieving an education—along with easy-to-understand skills and strategies to become more effective in school. Strategies include setting goals, time management, concentration, and memory. Study skills coverage includes the Cornell Notetaking System and other formats, test taking, vocabulary building, classroom lectures, textbook assignments, and research papers. The book also provides learners with normed diagnostic information about their strengths and weaknesses in learning strategies, goal setting, time management, test preparation and motivation. Quotes from coaches and athletes are interspersed throughout the text. For student athletes who want to excel in learning.