You don't have to spend countless hours studying to get good grades. In this course, students will learn easy-to-use and important study skills to achieve academic success. Students will learn how to strengthen their academic performance, including how to: • Get the most out of class time. • Find a note-taking system that works for them. • Develop effective study habits. • Choose the right classes and extracurricular activities. • Prepare for standardized tests, quizzes, and final exams. Computer skills are crucial for success in this technological age. To prepare your students for the next stage of life, this course also offers daily practice, timed writings, skill evaluation exercises, and instruction in document processing, using standard word-processing programs. This will be a hands-on and skill-based course that will sharpen study and computer skills, boost grades, and position your student for success! Sources: Straight-A Study Skills, and Abeka Keyboarding and Document Processing.