Attend class faithfully.
Successful students rarely miss classes. If they are absent, they
find out what they missed.
Pay attention in class.
Successful students listen carefully, take notes, and jot down questions
so they can ask them at an appropriate time.
Do homework regularly.
Plan on spending at least 2 hours doing homework for every hour
yo spend in class.
Review what you're learning regularly.
Successful students think about their coursework and review their
notes and texts regularly.
Learn from mistakes.
Successful students learn from mistakes; they don't dwell on mistakes;
they don't repeat mistakes.
Make school your top priority.
Successful students care about their academic careers.
Successful students want to do well because of career goals or personal
goals. What's your reason for being in college?
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