Documents

  • Student Profile
  • Study Sessions Roster
  • Study Groups – Class Roster
  • Class Contacts
  • Learning Pyramid
  • Brain-Based Learning & Maslow – Combined
  • Brain-Based Learning – (Old Version)
  • Rote Learning
  • Wounded By School
  • Hungry, Tired, Stressed Affecting Your Grades?
  • Striving but Not Arriving?
  • Locus of Control
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • True Self
  • Talent vs. Skill
  • Motivation
  • Article: “Price of Saying ‘No’ at Work”
  • Values Survey
  • Generational Values
  • Success
  • Multiple Intelligences
  • Three Sensory Learning Styles
  • Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
  • Hertzberg’s Theory of Motivation
  • Culture, Education & Unspoken Expectations
  • Health – Choice Topic
  • Stress
  • Paradigm Shifts
  • Delayed Response
  • Common Sense
  •    Assessments
  • MBTI Best-Fit
  • Strong Interest Inventory – Response
  • CDDQ (Career Decision-Making Difficulty)
  • StrengthsFinder
  • Career Anchors
Self-Direction  (Taking Charge of Your Life)
  • Goal Setting
  • Goal Setting Check-In
  • Career Options Based on Education
  • The Journey
  • So How Do You Find and Get Your Dream Job?
  • Different Types of Counselors
  • Purposeful Living
  • Timeline
  • Aligning Goals
  • Setting Effective Goals
  • Goal Setting Applied – Mt. SAC
  • Happenstance
  • Reaching Career Goals
  • Opportunity vs. Security
  • Generalist vs. Specialist
  • Article: “Slash Careers”
  • Rapidly-Changing World
  • Difficult Choices
  • Overcoming Indecisiveness
  • Unemployed Resources
  • Needs of the Unemployed
  • Priority Setting
  • Article: “Overworked Mom”
  • Discerning Seasons
  • Covey’s Quadrants
  • Priorities
  • Priority-Goal Alignment
  • Managing Financial Responsibilities
  • Needs of the Unemployed
  • Relationship Management
  • Boundaries
  • Boundaries Case Study
  • Love Languages
  • Becoming a Responsible Helper
  • Help for Victims of Abuse
  • Hidden Rules
  • Organizational Cultural Fit
  • Care Giving Dilemmas
  • A Season of Disasters
  • Faculty Relations
  • “The Immorality of Office Politics”
  • Time Management
  • Homework Time Commitment
  • Time Monitor
  • Long-Term Planner
  • Procrastination
  • Time – Choice
  • Time Final
    • HowToStudy.org – Group Project
  • Vocabulary Building
  • Know Your Audience
  • Main Point
  • Essay #1: “My Name is High”
  • Essay #2: “Mama Bear”
  • Main Point – Answer Guide
  • Asking Open-Ended Questions
  • Bloom’s Taxonomy
  • Memory Assignments
  • Reading Assignments
  • Effective Listening Skills
  • Note Taking
  • Predicting Test Questions
  • Test Taking Tips – STDY 85A
  • Electronic Study Aids
Research Skills  (General and Career)
   GENERAL​
  • Using the Library
  • Informational Interviews
   CAREER​
  • The Career Development Process
  • Researching Career Interests (Using Appropriate Sources of Information)
  • Basic Career Research – Options Exploration (Part 1)
  • Career Research Assignment – In Depth (Part 2)
  • Understanding the Career Research and Reporting Process
  • When Skills are No Longer in Demand
  • When Skills are No Longer in Demand — College Professors & Staff
  • Linking Education and Career
  • Description of College Degree Options
    • (Short Version: Traditional Education Only)
  • Educational Options
    •  (Long Version: -Traditional and Non-Traditional)
  • Degree Ladder
  • Understanding Educational Systems
  • School Research Project
  • Life-Long Learning Options
  • Educational Goals Worksheet
  • Accrediting Organizations
  • G.E. Patterns for Selected Private Schools
  • Student Education Plan (SEP) – Cypress – Sample
  • Student Education Plan (SEP) – Cypress – HRC
  • Student Education Plan (SEP) – Cypress – Unknown Goals
  • Ed Plan Instructions – Cypress College Handbook
  • Unit Composition – AA/BA – Cypress Handbook
  • Counselor Recommendations – Probationary & Dismissed Students
  • Resource Scavenger Hunt
  • Campus Resources
  • Using the Career Center
  • Job Placement Resources
  • Additional Resources – Academic Support (Cypress -140)
  • Resources – Campus – Academic Support (Cypress – 150)
  • Important Student Policies – Cypress
  • Important Student Policies – Mt. SAC
  • Student Information Resources – Cypress
  • Student Information Resources – Mt. SAC
  • Math Tutoring Centers – Mt. SAC
  • Decision-Making Variables
  • Job Placement Resources
  • Job Search Websites
  • Networking Savvy
  • Networking Activity
  • LinkedIn Profile
  • “Tell Me About Yourself”
  • Mock Interview
  • Employment History – Working Document
  • Volunteer Interests

Using Technology

  • Navigating Mt. SAC Online
  • Navigating Canvas
  • Google Drive
  • Google Suite
  • Comparison:  Microsoft Office vs. Google Suite
  • Using MyMath Lab
  • Microsoft Office
  • Writing Tools with MS Word
  • Presentation Tools
  • Online Test Taking
  • Understanding the Career Research and Reporting Process
  • Pulling It All Together
  • Paper #1: “Who Am I?
  • Instructions
  • Sample Paper
  • Grading Rubric
  • Paper #2: “Career Research”
  • Instructions
  • Sample Paper A
  • Sample Paper B
  • Sample Paper C
  • Grading Rubric
  • Career Research Presentation – PowerPoint Instructions
  • STDY 80: Final Project
  • STDY 85A: Final Project
  • ​Academic Success Take Home Final Exam
  • Article: “Alumna Sues College”
  •      Article Analysis & Evaluation
  •      Article Analysis & Evaluation – Complete


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