However, even one or two poor grades can have a lasting negative impact on a student’s grade point average (GPA). Earning and maintaining a good GPA involves constant diligence in every class, every semester.
We’ve all had that question… A student is absent from class and comes up to you to ask, “Did I miss anything?” or “Did you do anything important in class today?” The following poem by Tom Wayman illustrates the various thoughts that have come to mind as I struggle to politely respond… DID I MISS […]
The last time I chcked, the Internet was still about the sharing of information. I recently received a newsletter from the SallieMae | College Answer site which contained a really great FREE “Packing for College Checklist” that students can use to help remind them of things to bring with them as they get ready to […]
Whether you’re a freshman or a senior, studying abroad or going to college in your hometown – it’s natural to have a period of adjustment when you leave home.
As soon as I entered college I quickly realized that there were many things I needed to know that mom and dad forgot to teach me. I know there are thousands of other college students out there that were (and are) in that same situation I was. While I’m certainly not your mother, I trust […]