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Month: September 2019

Learning strategies

Learning strategies

Based on my experiences, I have learned that my learning strategies are not very useful at all. I do not set aside time to study or to to do my homework, I always tend to do it last minute and rush. In school I did not have an effective way to study or review anything. If it was something that needed to be read I would read it and hope that I would pass the test or quiz or do…

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Atul Gawande Ted Talk

Atul Gawande Ted Talk

In Atul Gawande’s Ted Talk “Want to Get Great at Something? Get a Coach.”,  Gawande says that there are “two views” as to how professionals get better (Gawande 3:20). One of these views is that people go to school where “ you study, you practice, you learn, you graduate, and then you go out into the world and you make your way on your own.” (Gawande 3:20) This would be a pedagogical view. The other view is the one that…

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What Students Should Learn Revised

What Students Should Learn Revised

I believe that there is an ongoing list of things that students should learn in college whether it is going to prepare them for their specific area of study or for life in general. There are lots of things that college students are required to do throughout their time in college. One    of these requirements is that students must take many prerequisites, mostly in their first two years. During this time students take many different classes that they may…

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What is Important for College Students to Learn

What is Important for College Students to Learn

I believe that there is an ongoing list of things that students should learn in college whether it is going to prepare them for their specific area of study or for life in general. There are lots of things that college students are required to do throughout their time in college. One of these requirements is that students must take many prerequisites, mostly in their first two years. During this time students take many different classes that they may not…

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