How to be a good student

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How to be a good student

How to Be a Good Student

College is a competitive environment; in order to success in it a student needs certain
skills. Those skills can only be learned. A college professor mentioned that there five
basic rules that need to be followed in order to become a good student: study, do all the
homework and the assigned reading, attend class, and, most importantly, develop
self-discipline and time management 1. In the following lines, a detailed analyze of those
different steps will be done. So, let's get started.

First, we mentioned study. A good student has to do study everyday. Study involves reading
the textbooks, understand them, be able to explain it to others and sometimes memorize the
most important concepts. As a creature of habit, it is important to have a special place
and a special time to study. A good student will try to find a peaceful place and also try
to study during those times that he/she works best. While studying, a good student can
also use this time to do the homework and assigned reading. They are, most of the time,
the application of what is covered in class. Personally, I study every day between the
courses hours at the school library. This helps me to go over the last course I had, the
next one that I would take and also do my homework.

Then, we also mentioned the necessity to attend class regularly. There are two important
reasons for that: it will help in learning the material and also in getting familiar with
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