Developing solid STUDY HABITS is challenging, and knowing where to start can be challenging as well. The strategies here can get you started on a path that will improve the effectiveness of your studying and reduce your stress.
Take small, gradual steps towards success.
Create SMART goals (specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, timely).
Track your steps to success and checkmark them.
Choose healthy ways to celebrate your successes!
Be persistent. Developing new habits takes time.
What are some reasons why you might be procrastinating on starting an assignment?
Which Camosun services are available to help you with any challenges you're experiencing?
Brainstorm strategies that may improve your current approach to studying.
How you study can have a big impact on how effectively you learn. Try out some of these strategies to maximize your learning:
Most of us procrastinate, often because we feel overwhelmed by everything we have to do. Try some of these strategies to help you stop putting things off:
(Check out the Stress Management and Time Management guides about how to make college life manageable.)
Try some of these ideas to help you save time and focus:
Sleep has a huge impact on how well your brain functions. You've probably noticed it's hard to think clearly when you're tired!
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