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Synopsis: Adults who enter college have unique challenges and concerns. New Beginnings is entirely devoted to helping adults develop skills to succeed in college from how to manage time and stress to how to develop strong writing and study skills. Specifically addressing adults by building on skills they already use in their everyday work and lives, this friendly, accessible, and supportive guide shows readers what to expect and how to create success in college. The 4th edition offers an expanded section on internet research and writing with a word processor. Eight chapters include information on test-taking, note-taking, classroom protocol, resources for help, strategies for reading and thinking critically; plus a basic grammar and math review.
From the Back Cover:
Whether choosing to attend school to pursue a new career or to seek advancement in a current career, students will find New Beginnings an invaluable resource to help guide their journey. Providing much needed relevance to the adult college experience, this book focuses on adjusting to student-life, juggling responsibilities, maximizing resources, brushing up on basic grammar and math skills, and more.
As it builds on skills adults already use in their work and life, they hone many skills including...
“I like this book. It is easy to read, covers relevant material and guides the student in a supportive manner.”
Bethany Marcus, Ph.D.
Southeastern Virginia Training Center
"This is the book that provides opportunity for students to reflect upon themselves in terms of returning to an academic environment as a non-traditional student given the tools necessary for academic success.”
Deborah A. Herzog
Lewis & Clark Community College
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Title: New Beginnings: A Reference Guide for Adult ...
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication Date: 2009
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