The Third Edition is written specifically for the career college student focusing on their unique needs with financial aid, study tips, motivation, learning strategies, and technology.
Cornerstones for Career College Success will help career college students adjust to life in higher education, become self-motivated, master technology, use study strategies successfully, communicate more effectively, and create a dynamic job-search plan. Every student story is written by a student who graduated from a career college. New to this edition is the addition of Bloom's Taxonomy (critical thinking) integrated throughout and the total incorporation of SQ3R (reading comprehension). New chapters include, Connect, that focuses on using technology in the educational setting, Prosper, which offers updated financial management strategies such as information about student loans, scholarships, and managing debt, and Plan, the career planning chapter has been completely revised with many sample cover letters and resumes including scannable and electronic resume preparation.
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Number of pages: 408
Weight: 875 g
Dimensions: 270 x 220 x 150 mm
Edition: 3rd edition
"This is one of the best chapters on technology that I have reviewed in an introductory text in a long time. The charts provide an easy and quick way to access much needed information."
--Patricia Davis, Division Chair Developmental Education, Houston Community College/Southwest College
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