Interesting Articles about Study Skills and Habits

Abu Shihab, Ibrahim. "Reading as Critical Thinking". Asian Social Science 7.8 (August 2011): 209-218. Web.

http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/ass/article/view/9561/8076

Balduf, Meg. "Underachievement Among College Students." Journal of Advanced Academics 20 (2009), 274-294. Academic Search Complete Database.

http://web.ebscohost.com/ehost/pdfviewer/pdfviewer?vid=3&hid=15&sid=8c22...

Belluck, Pam. "To Really Learn, Quit Studying and Take a Test". nytimes.com. New York Times, 20 Jan. 2011. Web.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/21/science/21memory.html?_r=1&scp=1&sq=%2...

Branson, Po and Ashley Merryman. "Why Can Some Kids Handle Pressure While Others Fall Apart?" nytimes.com. New York Times, 6 Feb. 2013.

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/10/magazine/why-can-some-kids-handle-pres...

Brouse, Corey H et al. "College Students' Academic Motivation" College Quarterly 13.1 (Winter 2010). Web.

Carey, Benedict. "Forget What You Know About Good Study Habits". nytimes.com. New York Times, 7 Sept. 2010. Web.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/07/health/views/07mind.html?scp=1&sq=Stud...

Carey, Benedict. "Frequent Tests Can Enhance College Learning, Study Finds".  nytimes.com.  New York Times, 20 Nov. 2013. Web.

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/21/education/frequent-tests-can-enhance-college-learning-study-finds.html

Chew, Stephen. "How to Get the Most Out of Studying".   youtube.com.  Samford University Communication. 3 Dec. 2013. Web.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RH95h36NChI&list=PL85708E6EA236E3DB

Fried, Carrie B. "In-Class Laptop Use and Its Effects on Student Learning." Computers and Education 50 (2008): 906-914. Science Direct. Web.

Graham, S., and Hebert, M.A. (2010). Writing to read: Evidence for how writing can improve reading. A Carnegie Corporation Time to Act Report. Washington, DC: Alliance for Excellent Education. Web.

http://carnegie.org/fileadmin/Media/Publications/WritingToRead_01.pdf

Hebert, Wray. "Ink on Paper: Some Notes on Note-taking." huffingtonpost.com. The Huffington Post. 3 Feb 2014. Web.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/wray-herbert/ink-on-paper-some-notes-o_b_4681440.html

Horwitz, Steven. "A Guide to Writing an Academic Paper". washingtonpost.com. The Answer Sheet Blog by Valerie Strauss. 20 Jan. 2012. Web.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/post/a-guide-to-writing...

Lei, SImon A. "Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation: Evaluating Benefits and Drawbacks from College Instructors' Perspectives".  Journal of Instructional Psychology, Vol. 37, No. 2 (2010)

Mack, Dinah and Holly Epstein Ojalvo. "Briefly Noted: Practicing Useful Annotation Strategies."
nytimes.com. The Learning Network Blog of the New York Times, 7 Mar. 2011. Web.

http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/03/07/briefly-noted-practicing-us...

Paul, Annie Murphy. "The Upside of Dyslexia". nytimes.com. New York Times, 4 Feb. 2012. Web.

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/05/opinion/sunday/the-upside-of-dyslexia....

Pope, Justin. "Colleges open their eyes: ZZZs are key to GPA" bigstory.ap.org The Associated Press. 30 Aug. 2012. Web.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/colleges-open-their-eyes-zs-are-key-gpa

Shellenbarger, Sue. "Toughest Exam Question: What Is the Best Way to Study?". wsj.com. Wall Street Journal, 26 Oct. 2011. Web.

"Study Finds: Students Transfer Bad Study Habits from Paper to Screen." sciencedaily.com. ScienceDaily, 10 Aug. 2010. Web.

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/08/100810094617.htm

Yahalom, Tali. "College Students' Performance Suffers from Lack of Sleep." usatoday.com. USA Today. 17 Sept. 2007. Web.

http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2007-09-16-sleep-deprivation_N.htm

Closer to Home:

From Matt McCluskey:

"A Cheap and Fantastically Useful Tool for the New Semester." huffingtonpost.com. Huffington Post. 8 Jan. 2013. Web.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/matthew-mccluskey/a-cheap-and-fantasticall...

"Developing the Right Reading System." huffingtonpost.com. Huffington Post, 28 Sept. 2012. Web.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/matthew-mccluskey/college-course-readiness...

"Strategies for the First Year." adirondackdailyenterprise.com. Adirondack Daily Enterprise, 10 Aug. 2012. Web.

http://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/532296/S...

"The Instructor's Side of the Reading Covenant". huffingtonpost.com. Huffington Post, 24 Oct. 2012. Web.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/matthew-mccluskey/college-reading-_b_20073...