Student Success! is a structured cognitive-behavioral approach designed to help students of all ages “learn how to learn” and ultimately learn how to solve everyday challenges. More than “study skills training,” Student Success! teaches your student five structured sequential steps to solving specific challenges related to his or her weak […]
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The journal article review form is designed for master’s level and Ph.D. level students to use to quickly review and maintain important information from journal articles assigned in class or used as part of your research. Call 817.421.8780 if you have not received instructions about how to use this form.
Essay questions require a clear and complete answer followed by concise supporting statements. Some students struggle to provide a clear answer while others fail to give enough support for their answer. To avoid these pitfalls, try these suggestions. Understand the Question. It is important to know exactly what the […]
On multiple choice questions, you are supposed to select the “best” choice among a set of four or more options – not always an easy choice! There can be multiple distracters within the multiple choices: qualifiers, off-subject items, look-alike items, and more can easily get you off track. Try these […]
These five tips for answering true-false questions are easy to learn and implement. (1) Understand True-False Questions A true-false question is a statement that states some facts about a person, place, or thing. Few true-false questions are written simply: they often include “traps” so read carefully! (2) Watch out for Qualifiers […]
Parents often need help understanding how to negotiate the systems and processes necessary for obtaining appropriate services for their struggling children and teens. Because attention, anxiety, mood, and executive functioning difficulties can hamper major life activities including learning, many children with these challenges can benefit from additional assistance and/or accommodations at school. We […]