Books

Books available within Academic Support.

  • Motivation and Learning Strategies for College Success - Myron Dembo and Helena Seli
  • Promoting Academic Success for Students with Learning Disabilities - Landmark College
  • Learning Outside the Lines - Jonathan Mooney and David Cole
  • Practicing College Learning Strategies - Carolyn H. Hopper
  • Study Smarter, Not Harder - Kevin Paul

Calculators

Assignment Calculator

Use this calculator to determine a schedule for getting specific subjects completed.
http://www.lib.uconn.edu/instruction/tutorials/freecalc/

GPA Calculator

 Want to figure out your GPA (grade point average)? This calculator will calculate your GPA for you. Just plug in the course credit hours and the grade received.
http://www.back2college.com/gpa.htm

Time Management Calculator

Used to determine average hours available for study based on your course schedule.
http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/advisement/time-management-calculator.html

Calendars

Fall 2014 Semester Calendar

Fall 2014 Term 1 Calendar

Fall 2014 Term 2 Calendar

Weekly Calendar

Learning Types and Styles

All Kinds of Minds

Partners with all who have a stake in the teaching profession – schools, districts, states, higher education, foundations, and other organizations – to advance the understanding and use of the science of learning in classrooms and schools. http://www.allkindsofminds.org

Faces of Learning

A national grassroots engagement initiative that aims to help everyone — young and old, educator and non-educator, Democrat and Republican — see more clearly what powerful learning actually looks like (and requires). http://www.facesoflearning.net

TED Talks - Education

The latest thinking — from teachers, parents, kids — on how to build a better school. http://www.ted.com/watch/topics/education

VARK Guide to Learning Styles

An online questionnaire that helps students determine how they learn best.
http://vark-learn.com/english/page.asp?p=questionnaire

Study Tips, Tools, and Information

Academic Tips

This website contains college study tips and tricks to help students manage their time, take better notes, study more effectively, improve memory, take tests, and handle the stresses of college life. http://www.academictips.org/index.html

College Student Study Tips

Helpful grant and study information located in the College Grants Database. http://www.collegegrant.net/college-student-study-tips/

Peter's Online Typing Course

A free course that teaches students how to type.
http://www.typing-lessons.org/preliminaries_1.html

Statistics Study Guide

Help Me! Statistics Supplemental Guide written by WWC student Diana Sisson http://www.warren-wilson.edu/~academicsupport/documents/StatisticsTutorial.pdf

Study Guides and Strategies

A web site researched, authored, maintained and supported by Joe Landsberger as an international, learner-centric, educational public service offering techniques in such topics as time management, problem solving, learning, thinking, memorizing, writing, studying and much more. http://www.studygs.net/index.htm