Cleveland State University

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The Seven Habits of Highly Engaged Learners (video series)


7 Habits of Highly Engaged Learners >> Habit 2: Get it Together!

Habit 2: Get it Together!
» Keep an organized study place that is free of clutter and distractions.
» Maintain a separate binder/notebook for each course - divide binder into sections: syllabus, lecture notes, book notes, graded assignments, etc.
» Combine all upcoming tests and assignments onto a monthly calendar; use each syllabus to compile the information and highlight the test days.

Habit 1: Be Proactive! Habit 2: Get it Together! Habit 3: Make Your Notes Count!
Habit 4: Be in the NOW! Habit 5: Know Thyself Habit 6: Be an Active Reader
Habit 7: Study Like You Mean It