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Take Stock of Your Skills and Learn Some New Ones

The study habits that helped get you here are not necessarily the ones that will help sustain you, and identifying the additional skills you need is not always an intuitive process.

The Academic Skills Self-Assessment is intended to provide new techniques and approaches to try, as well as offer encouragement and reinforcement for the strategies you are already using. After you select which topics you want to explore, the inventory generates comments that are tailored to your responses. It takes about 5-15 minutes to complete.

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Study Tips & Tools

Reaching your academic potential can be challenging, but learning effective habits can make a significant difference. Use these resources to help yourself achieve all you can.

Time Management

Science

Note-taking

Reading

Tests

General Advice

Powerpoint Slides

Videos

 

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Read more at our blog, The Duck Stops Here—a collection of articles by Stanford students on how they have developed specific skills and strategies to succeed and deal with setbacks.

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