Steve Staley and Constance Staleyas FOCUS ON COLLEGE AND CAREER SUCCESS is uniquely equipped to turn the tides regarding retention among first-year college students, particularly at career, technical, and proprietary schools. Visually appealing, research-based, and highly motivational, this text thoroughly engages students with direct applications and immediate results. Steve Staley has been teaching at Colorado Technical University for 30 years and is intimately familiar with the specialized student needs of career and technical students. Constance Staley, one of the best-known names in the field of motivation and student engagement, provides a wealth of tools to help students of varied learning styles succeed in their first year of college and beyond. Thoroughly researched, the text covers the topics most important to student success and incorporates the underlying themes of professionalism, motivation, and self-discipline throughout. Rather than talking down to students or speaking over their heads, FOCUS ON COLLEGE AND CAREER SUCCESS initiates a personal and informal conversation with readers, directly connecting them with and drawing them into text discussions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The New York Times. Available ... Learning best when you rest: Sleeping after processing new info most effective. ... Right on time! The complete guide for time pressured managers. New York: McGraw-Hill, p. 16. DeMaio, S. (2009, March 25) .
|Title||:||FOCUS on College and Career Success|
|Author||:||Constance Staley, Steve Staley|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-01-01|