Not all learning is intuitive. Often, the unfamiliar effort it requires can lead students to believe that they're a failure or simply not cut out for the work. Students are encouraged to meet with an Academic Skills Coach to learn about strategies to handle the variety of factors that affect good learning: procrastination, time management, test anxiety, note taking, managing lots of reading, getting started with writing projects, and more.
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The "growth mindset" -- understanding intelligence and abilities as things we can develop -- can have tremendous influence on motivation, learning, and academic success.
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