My grades haven been very good what can I do to improve my English, math and study skills and relieve test-taking anxiety?
Your English and Math ability is measured by the Assessment/Placement tests and you are given recommended courses to attend. If your skills are not college level, you will initially be recommended into a basic skills class or ESL. You may also obtain tutoring in most subject areas and study skills assistance in the Learning Center. For most students there are several factors that contribute to getting stressed out when studying for and taking exams. Good time management can help you to maximize your study time by planning study sessions that are spaced at the optimum interval for learning and retention. Notetaking skills are important to gather, organize, and process information effectively. Techniques in reading textbooks can help you to understand and learn more thoroughly. Knowing your individual learning style can help you to choose study strategies that are more efficient for you. Learning how to study differently for different kinds of tests can help you be better prepared for ex
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