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The Ultimate Student Resource List

The Ultimate Student Resource List
It’s back to school time, yet again. In the spirit of the season, I decided to gather together the best tools, websites, and advice I know of to help make you a more effective and relaxed student this semester. Since I know you’re broke, it’s all free! 10 Free Applications Every Student Needs Unless you have money coming out of your ears, you probably won’t want to shell out the cash you’ll need to get Office, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, EndNote, and so on — even with your student discount. These free apps do the job well enough, and sometimes even better than their paid or otherwise limited alternatives. OpenOffice.org: A top-quality, full-featured office productivity suite — word processor, spreadsheet, presentation software, graphics editor, database, the works! 11 Online Tools Students Should Check Out Or 20, depending on how you count. Email: GmailRegister for a solid, plain-jane email address from Gmail, something like FirstnameLastname@gmail.com. 7 Online Research Resources

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20 Websites (Also) Specifically Designed for College Students We've scoured the Internet to find some of the best websites for college students. Here are 20 more that focus on college life and academic productivity. General Advice 1. CampusGrotto - Known as the 'inside source' for college students, CampusGrotto is a national College News site that focuses on college life. Free Printable Calendars, Planners, and Schedules By Kristen Brooke Beck Content Written/Updated on November 25, 2011 Help Keep KG Printables Free Feel free to use these printables for our own personal use or for use within your classroom, organization, or business But please DO NOT distribute these printables in electronic or printed format, for free or for sale, without permission.

Metafilter Roundup: the Dissertation/Thesis edition « Academic Lifehacker December 11, 2007 • 1:38 pm Photo by: multifinality Helpful Guides for Writing a Dissertation 30 Books I'm Glad I Read Before 30 In various ways, these 30 books convey some of the philosophy of how Angel and I live our lives. I honestly credit a fraction of who I am today to each title. Thus, they have indirectly influenced much of what I write about on this site. A medley of both fiction and nonfiction, these great reads challenged my internal status quo, opening my mind to new ideas and opportunities, and together they gave me a basic framework for living, loving, learning and working successfully. If you haven’t read these books yet, I highly recommend doing so. They will enrich your library and your life.

Schizophrenia Nursing Care Plan (NCP) - Memoir of a Schizo Schizophrenia describes psychotic state that at some time is characterized by apathy, avolition, asociality, affective blunting, and alogia. The client has alterations in thoughts, percepts, mood, and behavior. Subjective experiences of disordered thought are manifested in disturbances of concept formation that sometimes lead to misinterpretations of reality, delusions (particularly delusions of influence and ideas of reference), and hallucinations. Mood changes include ambivalence, constriction or inappropriateness of feeling, and loss of empathy with others. Behavior may be withdrawn, regressive, or bizarre (Shader, 1994). DSM-IV SCHIZOPHRENIA 295.30 Paranoid type 295.10 Disorganized type 295.20 Catatonic type 295.90 Undifferentiated type 295.60 Residual type (Refer to DSM-IV for other listings.)

6 free apps to get you through university Hands up if you have a smartphone or tablet? We thought you might. Over the last couple of years, they’ve become as intrinsic a part of university life as the compulsory end-of-term all-nighter, or the perennial pile of washing-up in the sink. But did you know that there are apps out there which are guaranteed to enhance your experience at university? For every time-sapping option like Angry Birds, there are thousands of useful free apps – all you have to do is look hard enough. And aren’t you lucky? ADHD Behavior Charts Whether the child is a preschooler or a high schooler, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can present some significant behavioral challenges at home and at school. Recent research shows that behavior charts offer a great resource for kids, parents, and teachers managing the symptoms of ADHD. These free printable behavior charts are designed specifically to target age-appropriate goals for students with ADHD. Behavior Chart for Preschoolers with ADHD

The Notebook Method: How Pen and Paper Can Transform You Into a Star Student March 20th, 2009 · 35 comments From Good to Great Unlike many hacks you read here, the strategy I want to describe today is not designed to reduce your study time (though I don’t think it will add much to your schedule either). Instead, its purpose is to help you transform from a good student into an exceptional student.

Twelve Steps to Get Shit Done No Frills Personal Development I’ve certainly covered the following information many times over on this site (possibly not all at the same time). However, it’s become apparent that not everyone connects with, relates to or gains value from the traditional personal development language or paradigm. Or words like paradigm (for that matter). Many of my readers have shared with me that their partner (sister, brother, mother, father, boss) needs to hear these (types of) messages but they seem to have an aversion to anything that smells like ‘motivational speaker’.

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