Learning Effectively

Learn how to get the most out of your time in the classroom, improve your ability to manage your day and develop strong study habits.


Learning Effectively: An Introduction

Learning Effectively: An Introduction

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Learn what our “Learning Effectively” area has to offer.


Finding Your Learning Style

Finding Your Learning Style

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You may remember times when you’ve used print, braille, audio or a combination to obtain information, but you may not remember what worked best in specific situations. Read Dr. Jane Erin’s suggestions about making more deliberate choices which will help you to learn and to study successfully.


Quiz: How Comfortable Are You With Your Visual Impairment

Quiz: How Comfortable Are You With Your Visual Impairment

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How do your feelings about your visual impairment translate to the college setting? Take this short, introductory quiz to find out how comfortable you are with visual impairment and what skills you may need to work on to succeed in college.


Requesting Accessibility in the College Classroom

Requesting Accessibility in the College Classroom

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You may be wondering about how to request access during different classroom situations, such as lectures, labs and groupwork. Read Henry Wedler’s insights about achieving full classroom access, and begin to incorporate them into your learning.


Benefits of Human Notetakers in the Classroom

Benefits of Human Notetakers in the Classroom

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How can you be sure that a human notetaker is right for your needs, and how can you manage one so they will truly work for you? Learn the good, the bad and the necessary in this interview with community coordinator, Kristen Witucki.


Time

Time

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Learn strategies for creating and maintaining a schedule which will help you to keep up with all of your courses.


Managing Your time

Managing Your time

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Thinking you know how long a task takes is not the same as understanding your actual time. Learn strategies for keeping better track of the time you spend in college.


Tips for Academic Success

Tips for Academic Success

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Read the following article from University of Washington’s DoIt program  and choose three new study skills you plan to incorporate into your new semester.


What Studying Proactively Means for You

What Studying Proactively Means for You

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Learn how to take most of the panic out of “test time” and how to make your entire semester a study session. Then you can figure out what you need to do to have a truly successful semester.


Pulling it Together

Pulling it Together

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Now that you’ve read tips about learning and studying more effectively from a variety of perspectives, use these questions to apply the information you’ve gathered from “Learning Effectively” to your college experience.