ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products.
Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase.
Used or rental books
If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code.
Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase.
For courses in Student Success or First Year Experience.
The activities and strategies in this book focus on three core principles—critical thinking, priority management, and personal well-being. These form the foundation for academic, career, and life success.
Choices for College Success emphasizes the power of personal choice and responsibility to help students maximize their talents and minimize their anxiety by building successful habits. MyStudentSuccessLab (www.mystudentsuccesslab.com) helps students to 'Start strong, Finish stronger' by acquiring the skills they need to succeed for ongoing personal and professional development.
Teaching & Learning Experience: Power of Personal Choice and Responsibility
Choices for College Success demonstrates how organized action and critical thinking will help students achieve academic success, create a healthy and balanced life, and realize their dreams. This program provides:
· Personalized Learning with MyStudentSuccessLab: Whether face-to-face or online, MyStudentSuccessLab helps students build the skills they need through peer-led video interviews, interactive practice exercises, and activities that provide academic, life, and professionalism skills.
· Critical Thinking: The RED Model for critical thinking presents an eloquently simple and practical model to carefully analyze and address school and life challenges.
· Priority Management:Provides personal assessments and activities for students to reflect and apply the strategies introduced around the “choices they make”—and take responsibility for their journey using key principles underlying student success.
· Personal Well-being: A multi-dimensional model for personal well-being and balance helps students navigate the transitions and adjustments to college life and is critical to their overall sense of balance in life.
0321952502 / 9780321952509 Choices for College Success Plus NEW MyStudentSuccessLab 2013 Update -- Access Card Package
Package consists of
0321908694 / 9780321908698 Choices for College Success
0321943252 / 9780321943255 NEW MyStudentSuccessLab 2013 Update -- Valuepack Access Card
Table of Contents
Introduction: YOU CAN MAKE IT HAPPEN!
TOPIC 1: TRANSITIONS, BALANCE, AND ORGANIZATION
TOPIC 2: CRITICAL THINKING
TOPIC 3: PRIORITY MANAGEMENT
TOPIC 4: INFORMATION LITERACY
TOPIC 5: MOTIVATION AND GOAL ACHIEVING
TOPIC 6: LEARNING STYLES
TOPIC 7: CLASS TIME LISTENING AND NOTE-TAKING
TOPIC 8: MEMORY AND STUDYING
TOPIC 9: READING
TOPIC 10: TEST PREPARATION AND TEST TAKING
TOPIC 11: CIVILITY
TOPIC 12: TREATING YOURSELF WITH RESPECT
TOPIC 13: FINANCIAL LITERACY
TOPIC 14: EXPLORATION OF MAJORS AND CAREERS
This title is currently unavailable on myPearsonStore.
We recommend Choices for College Success Plus NEW MyStudentSuccessLab Update -- Access Card Package, 3rd Edition as a replacement.