College Survival

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academic freedom

the freedom of teachers and students to express their ideas in school without religious or political or institutional restrictions

mentor

a wise and trusted guide and advisor

multi task

do multiple things at the same time

procrastinate

postpone doing what one should be doing

time management

strategies for using time efficiently

critical thinking

thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusions. Rather, it examines assumptions, discerns hidden values, evaluates evidence, and assesses conclusions.

collaboratively learning

learning within groups

faulty reasoning

Reasoning formed based on either untrue or misunderstood ideas.

learning style

natural method or way one thinks or learns

engagement

the act of sharing in the activities of a group

survival

the act or fact of surviving, esp. under adverse or unusual circumstances

strategies

methods for solving problems

assessment

judgment; evaluation

confidence

firm belief in yourself

capable

have the skills and qualifications to do things well

interpret

restate (words) from one language into another language

essential

absolutely necessary

prepare

arrange by systematic planning and united effort

planning

an act of formulating a program for a definite course of action

expectations

hopes about how well others will do or about how they should behave

goals

the things you want to accomplish

strategy

an elaborate and systematic plan of action

analyze

to look at something carefully by attention to its parts

stressors

sources of stress

relax

become less tense, less formal, or less restrained, and assume a friendlier manner

outline

a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory

organize

to put into logical order

success

favorable or prosperous course or termination of anything attempted

interdisciplinary

A word describing something that pulls two or more subjects together

methodology

Sepecific strategies or methods used to gather and analyze data

aptitudes

The natural abilities that people possess.

abstract thinking

THINKING INTERMS OF SYMBOLS, IDEAS AND CONCEPTS

careers

employment

civility

the act of showing regard for others

enterprising

marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative

learning center

an area in the classroom where students can work independently at their own ability levels

relationships

connections you have with other people and groups in your life

techniques

When you practice routines or methods to help you do something

diversity

differences among people

responsibilty

willing to be held accountable for your actions

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